The Moai murders

by Lyn Hamilton

Publisher: Berkley Prime Crime in New York

Written in English
Cover of: The Moai murders | Lyn Hamilton
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Places:

  • Easter Island

Subjects:

  • McClintoch, Lara (Fictitious character) -- Fiction,
  • Antiquities -- Collection and preservation -- Fiction,
  • Women detectives -- Easter Island -- Fiction,
  • Canadians -- Easter Island -- Fiction,
  • Antique dealers -- Fiction,
  • Easter Island -- Fiction

Edition Notes

StatementLyn Hamilton.
GenreFiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR9199.3.H323 M6 2005
The Physical Object
Pagination261 p. ;
Number of Pages261
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3311439M
ISBN 100425200442
LC Control Number2004062780

Lyn Elizabeth Hamilton (August 6, – Septem ) was a Canadian author of archaeological mystery novels.. Born to John Hamilton, a lawyer and politician, and Gwen, a librarian, Lyn Hamilton grew up in Etobicoke, Ontario and was educated at the University of Toronto. She worked in communications in the public service and private companies before publishing her first novel at the. On this outpost nearly 2, miles west of South America and 1, miles from the nearest island, the newcomers chiseled away at volcanic stone, carving moai, monolithic statues built to honor.   The Moai Island Puzzle is a mystery that plays on that relationship between Golden Age novels and As the pair get closer to finding the truth behind the Moai statues the murders start to pile up. When they feel they’ve made a big step towards the secret, a typhoon descends upon the island, cutting them off from the outside world for what. The Book of Murder was a piece of anti-Poor Law propaganda presented as the work of one pseudonymous "Marcus", originally published in Britain during the s by Joshua Hobson. It aimed to incite opposition to the Poor Law Amendment Act , claiming that Poor Law commissioners were intent on using infanticide to control the explosion in the population of the poor, which had been a fear .

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Read 23 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. How The Moai murders book people put a visit to remote and mysterious Easter Island /5. The Moai Murders was fascinating to me because I never really knew anything about Easter Island except that there were odd statues there. This book taught me that there were thousands of these huge statues all over this tiny island.

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Book Reviews; The Moai Murders; The Moai Murders by Lyn Hamilton September 1, Berkley Publishing Group, New York April (hc) In the past few years, the late spring has proved to be not only the time of April showers bringing May flowers, but it is also the time of year for the publication of new additions to several archaeological.

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Rate it * You Rated it *5/5. The Moai Murders by Lyn Hamilton Berkeley Prime Crime Books This is a Lara McClintoch Murder mystery. There are about 10 books in this series - all starring Lara Mcclintoch, an antiques dealer based in Toronto, Canada. In this book, Lara takes a vacation with her friend Moira to Easter : Francesca Thomas.

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This book has not yet been reviewed. The Moai Murders. How many people put a visit to remote and mysterious Easter Island on their life to-do list. Lara McClintoch and her best friend Moira share a yearning to hug one of those famous giant carved heads.

But when they get to the island, someone is bumping off members of a strange congress gathered to study local culture. The Moai Murders (Lara McClintoch Archaeological Mysteries Book 9) eBook: Hamilton, Lyn: : Kindle Store/5(10).

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While cops flown in from Chile try to sort out the murders and find the missing rongorongo tablet Jasper flamboyantly presented at his final lecture, Lara e-mails clues to her boyfriend Rob, a Canadian Mountie, helps Gordon evade capture, and tries to discover why Gabriela, a.

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book by lyn Brand: Bev Editions. Lara McClintoch is a peripatetic antique dealer who travels the world. The Xibalba Murders (Lara McClintoch Archeological Mystery, #1), The Maltese Godde. Book Review: The Moai Murders by Lyn Hamilton Anyone who knows me, knows I am seriously addicted to library book sales.

They are for me an opiate addiction. Very deadly. So it’s not surprising that at one of those things held somewhere in the Lower Mainland, I picked up a copy of The Moai Murders by the late, Canadian author, Lyn Moai is pronounced Moe-Eye. Lyn Hamilton first edition book The Moai Murders Now Available.

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Hamilton is on the shortlist for the Arthur Ellis award given by the Crime Writers of America for her last book, THAI AMULET. THE MOAI MURDERS is an equal strong entry in this terrific series. Fans of Aaron. In Hamilton's entertaining 10th archeological mystery featuring Canadian antiques dealer Lara McClintoch (after 's The Moai Murders), one of Lara's colleagues, Trevor Wylie, sells a local.

However, two murders happen almost right away and are then followed by other murders. Alice is a main character in this book and is part of his university’s mystery club.

This was brought up in “The Decagon House Murders” with Japanese students putting together mystery clubs that read and discussed British golden age mystery novelists. Lyn Hamilton () wrote 11 archaeological mystery novels featuring feisty antiques dealer Lara McClintoch.

Lyn loved travelling the world and learning about ancient cultures. Both passions are woven into her novels. She lived in Toronto, Canada, and worked in public relations and public service, with a focus on culture and heritage.

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Here are the book titles in the Lara McClintoch Series. Click a title for more information on that book. Book Title Location Book Cover; The Xibalba Murders: Mexico: The Maltese Goddess: Malta: The Moche Warrior. Welcome to Moai 3: Trade Mission Collector's Edition forum 4, 16 PM by Huskergal Please post your REVIEWS for Moai 3: Trade Mission Collector's Edition here.

7: 1, 16 AM by OakCrestDrive. The Xibalba Murders ’97 Yucatan; The Maltese Goddess ’98 Malta; The Moche Warrior ’99 Peru; The Celtic Riddle ’00 Ireland (aka Amairgen Puzzle) The African Quest ‘01; The Etruscan Chimera ‘02; The Thai Amulet ‘03; The Magyar Venus ‘04; The Moai Murders ‘05; The Orkney Scroll ‘.

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Wooden moai statues were placed around the island, seemingly at random, and may be linked in some way to the location of the loot. Alice intends to set his.

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Summary. Three students, all members of a mystery club celebrating detective fiction, visit a mysterious and isolated island, where a mysterious death recently took place.