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LaPierre, Janet

Overview
Works: 13 works in 27 publications in 1 language and 3,497 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Short stories 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3562.A624, 813.54
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Publications about Janet LaPierre
Publications by Janet LaPierre
Most widely held works by Janet LaPierre
Grandmother's house : a Port Silva mystery by Janet LaPierre( Book )
6 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 600 libraries worldwide
Petey loves the house his great-grandfather built on California's beautiful northern coast. Developers threaten its existence and Petey fights to save it
The cruel mother by Janet LaPierre( Book )
4 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 547 libraries worldwide
California schoolteacher Meg Halloran and her policeman love, Vince Gutierrez, desire a peaceful vacation together where he can recover from a bullet wound. But on a highway in northern Idaho, their plans are thrown into turmoil by Vince's wild 15-year-old niece and a dying sixties radical yearning to see his daughter
Children's games by Janet LaPierre( Book )
5 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and held by 386 libraries worldwide
When young Dave Tucker is found murdered, shot in the back of the head on a lonely beach, schoolteacher Meg Halloran is the prime suspect. Only Police Chief Vince Gutierrez believes in her innocence, and he has an agenda of his own
Run a crooked mile : a mystery novel by Janet LaPierre( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 354 libraries worldwide
She came north to mind her own business, but now she's obsessed: who shot that mysterious woman in the woods, and why?
Keepers : a Port Silva mystery with Patience and Verity Mackellar by Janet LaPierre( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 329 libraries worldwide
"Patience Mackellar, a private investigator in Port Silva, California, didn't like missing persons cases, and she didn't much like the self-satisfied man who wanted her to find his ex-wife and daughter so he could comfortably forget them and get on with his life."--Back cover
Old enemies by Janet LaPierre( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 326 libraries worldwide
Unquiet grave by Janet LaPierre( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 267 libraries worldwide
Family business by Janet LaPierre( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 249 libraries worldwide
In 2002, with the prospect of war in Iraq, a peaceful anti-war protest in Port Silva degenerates into a riot, filling the jail and the emergency room. Private investigators Patience and Verity Mackellar are hired to look into the background of one missing protester and find that he has none, but there is a family business with secrets cover-ups and crimes lurking in the past. We learn the importance of good parenting, especially fathering of boys, and the necessity for children to know they are loved
Baby mine : a Meg Halloran and Vince Gutierrez mystery by Janet LaPierre( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 210 libraries worldwide
Sleuth and schoolteacher Meg Halloran investigates the murder of two Hispanic women in a small northern California town. An economic recession has led to violence against immigrants by youths wearing ski masks
Death duties by Janet LaPierre( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 175 libraries worldwide
Sisters in crime 5 ( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 53 libraries worldwide
Children's games by Janet LaPierre( file )
1 edition published in 1993 in Undetermined and held by 1 library worldwide
One of Meg's former students, a religious fanatic, is found murdered. His parents and many of the townspeople are convinced Meg is responsible. With the help of police chief Gutierrez, her enquiries uncover shocking and unsavoury secrets. Contains coarse language, violence and descriptions of sex
Children's games by Janet LaPierre( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
One of Meg's former students, a religious fanantic, is found murdered. His parents and many of the townspeople are convinced Meg is responsible. With the help of police Chief Gutierrez, her enquiries uncover shocking and unsavoury secrets
 
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