The Cuckoo's Calling Robert Galbraith

The Cuckoo's Calling

Author: Robert Galbraith
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Book Title
The Cuckoo's Calling
Author
Robert Galbraith
ISBN
9780316206853
Published under a pseudonym, J. K. Rowling's brilliant debut mystery introduces Detective Cormoran Strike as he investigates a supermodel's suicide in "one of the best books of the year" (USA Today).After losing his leg to a land mine in Afghanistan, Cormoran Strike is barely scraping by as a private investigator. Strike is down to one client, creditors are calling, and after a breakup with his longtime girlfriend, he's living in his office.Then John Bristow walks through his door with a shocking story: His sister, the legendary supermodel Lula Landry -- known to her friends as the Cuckoo -- famously fell to her death a few months earlier. The police ruled it a suicide, but John refuses to believe that. The case plunges Strike into the world of multimillionaire beauties, rock-star boyfriends, and desperate designers, and it introduces him to every variety of pleasure, enticement, seduction, and delusion known to man.You may think you know detectives, but you've never met one quite like Strike. You may think you know about the wealthy and famous, but you've never seen them under an investigation like this.Fast-paced and sharply drawn, this dazzling detective novel inspired Strike, the BBC crime drama series that has captivated millions of viewers worldwide.Binding Type: PaperbackAuthor: Robert GalbraithPublisher: Mulholland BooksPublished: 04/29/2014ISBN: 9780316206853Pages: 480Weight: 0.91lbsSize: 8.22h x 5.63w x 1.26dReview Citations: New York Times Book Review 05/11/2014 pg. 36Accelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 160427 / Cuckoo's CallingReading Level: 6.7 / Interest Level: Upper Grade / Point Value: 24
Published under a pseudonym, J. K. Rowling's brilliant debut mystery introduces Detective Cormoran Strike as he investigates a supermodel's suicide in "one of the best books of the year" (USA Today).
After losing his leg to a land mine in Afghanistan, Cormoran Strike is barely scraping by as a private investigator. Strike is down to one client, creditors are calling, and after a breakup with his longtime girlfriend, he's living in his office.
Then John Bristow walks through his door with a shocking story: His sister, the legendary supermodel Lula Landry -- known to her friends as the Cuckoo -- famously fell to her death a few months earlier. The police ruled it a suicide, but John refuses to believe that. The case plunges Strike into the world of multimillionaire beauties, rock-star boyfriends, and desperate designers, and it introduces him to every variety of pleasure, enticement, seduction, and delusion known to man.
You may think you know detectives, but you've never met one quite like Strike. You may think you know about the wealthy and famous, but you've never seen them under an investigation like this.
Fast-paced and sharply drawn, this dazzling detective novel inspired Strike, the BBC crime drama series that has captivated millions of viewers worldwide.

Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Robert Galbraith
Publisher: Mulholland Books
Published: 04/29/2014
ISBN: 9780316206853
Pages: 480
Weight: 0.91lbs
Size: 8.22h x 5.63w x 1.26d

Review Citations: New York Times Book Review 05/11/2014 pg. 36

Accelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 160427 / Cuckoo's Calling
Reading Level: 6.7 / Interest Level: Upper Grade / Point Value: 24
Published under a pseudonym, J. K. Rowling's brilliant debut mystery introduces Detective Cormoran Strike as he investigates a supermodel's suicide in "one of the best books of the year" (USA Today).
After losing his leg to a land mine in Afghanistan, Cormoran Strike is barely scraping by as a private investigator. Strike is down to one client, creditors are calling, and after a breakup with his longtime girlfriend, he's living in his office.
Then John Bristow walks through his door with a shocking story: His sister, the legendary supermodel Lula Landry -- known to her friends as the Cuckoo -- famously fell to her death a few months earlier. The police ruled it a suicide, but John refuses to believe that. The case plunges Strike into the world of multimillionaire beauties, rock-star boyfriends, and desperate designers, and it introduces him to every variety of pleasure, enticement, seduction, and delusion known to man.
You may think you know detectives, but you've never met one quite like Strike. You may think you know about the wealthy and famous, but you've never seen them under an investigation like this.
Fast-paced and sharply drawn, this dazzling detective novel inspired Strike, the BBC crime drama series that has captivated millions of viewers worldwide.

Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Robert Galbraith
Publisher: Mulholland Books
Published: 04/29/2014
ISBN: 9780316206853
Pages: 480
Weight: 0.91lbs
Size: 8.22h x 5.63w x 1.26d

Review Citations: New York Times Book Review 05/11/2014 pg. 36

Accelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 160427 / Cuckoo's Calling
Reading Level: 6.7 / Interest Level: Upper Grade / Point Value: 24