Thorndike Press

A Great Reckoning

  • Louise Penny
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  • ISBN-10: 1410489396
  • ISBN-13: 9781410489395
  • DDC: Fic
  • Shipping Weight: 1.55 lbs ( .70 kgs)
  • 646 Pages | Hardcover
  • Published/Released September 2016
  • Simultaneous Publications

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You receive one Mystery‚ one Romance‚ and one Western title selected by our editors as the best from our existing hardcover plans.

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About

Overview

A #1 New York Times Bestselling Author
A Chief Inspector Gamache Novel

Tricia and Angelica leave Booktown behind for a pleasure cruise, but they’re going to need their life jackets because a murderer has also booked passage . . .

When an intricate old map is found stuffed into the walls of the bistro in Three Pines, it seems no more than a curiosity. But the closer the villagers look, the stranger it becomes. Given to Armand Gamache as a gift the first day of his new job, the map eventually leads him to shattering secrets.

Reviews

Customer Reviews

“This complex novel deals with universal themes of compassion, weakness in the face of temptation, forgiveness, and the danger of falling into despair and cynicism over apparently insurmountable evils.”

— Publishers Weekly (starred and boxed)

“Riveting . . . with characters of incredible depth who only add to the strength of the plot.”

— Library Journal (starred)

“A compelling mystery and a rich human drama in which no character is either entirely good or evil, and each is capable of inspiring empathy.”

— Booklist (starred)

“A chilling story that's also filled with hope ― a beloved Penny trademark.”

— Kirkus Reviews (starred)