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The undertaker"s daughter

Katherine Mayfield

The undertaker"s daughter

by Katherine Mayfield

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  • 40 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Large type books,
  • Childhood and youth,
  • Biography,
  • Authors

  • Edition Notes

    StatementKate Mayfield
    SeriesThorndike Press® large print biographies and memoirs, Thorndike Press large print biography series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCT275.M465173 A3 2015
    The Physical Object
    Pagination513 pages (large print)
    Number of Pages513
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27181119M
    ISBN 101410478947
    ISBN 109781410478948
    LC Control Number2015000790
    OCLC/WorldCa900792821

    The boys were given suspended sentences in court and released the same day. The opening scene of the Godfather ends with Vito Corleone coming to an understanding with Bonasera, the undertaker, that Vito would mete out his version of justice which. Meissner’s decision to use an undertaker’s family lets her depict the scale of the epidemic as bodies piled up outside. Four female characters narrate events, trying to make sense of the epidemic, the war, and women’s changing roles. At the end of the book, one of the daughters muses: “We are all doing the best we can with what life Author: Susan Olasky.

    The Undertaker’s Daughter by Sara Blaedel Book Review When Ilka was just a young child living in Denmark with her Undertaker father and devoted mother, life seemed safe and comfortable. Unfortunately, Ilka’s father also has a gambling problem and cannot stay away from the racetrack where he bets on horses he feels are sure-winners.   After Kate Mayfield was born, she was taken directly to a funeral home. Her father was an undertaker, and for 13 years the family resided in a place nearly synonymous with death. A place where the living and the dead entered their house like a vapor. The place where Kate would spend the entirety of her childhood. In a memoir that reads like a Harper Lee novel, the author draws the reader into.

    Ilka Nichols Jensen learns that her father who walked out suddenly on the family more than three decades ago has died and left her something in his will: his funeral home in Racine, Wisconsin. Clinging to this last shred of communication from the father she hasn't heard from since childhood, Ilka makes an uncharacteristically rash decision and jumps on a plane to Wisconsin.   Book Review: The Undertaker's Daughter by Sara Blaedel Denmark's "Queen of Crime" brings the mystery Stateside with a Danish woman who must deal with both a .


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The Undertaker's Daughter is the author Kate Mayfield, and we first meet her as a little girl. She lives with her siblings and parents above the funeral home that her father Frank owns in Jubilee, Kentucky; and these are her memories of what that was like for her-- /5.

THE UNDERTAKER'S DAUGHTER is the start of a new series, and from what I've heard is a little slower paced than her other books. So if you're a Blaedel fan, then keep that in mind going into this one. Ilka Nicholas Jensen is a widowed school portrait photographer in her forties/5.

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The Undertaker's Daughter (Prequel) Dr. Rowan DuPont and the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department are hunting a serial killer. All the victims have one thing in common–they could be Rowan’s twin, except her twin sister is dead. “The Undertaker’s Daughter is a wonderfully quirky, gem of a book beautifully written by Kate Mayfield.

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Ilke Jensen, a school photographer in Copenhagen, finds herself in over her head when she attempts to solve a murder in Sara Blaedel’s nail-biting new thriller, The Undertaker's Daughter. Without any warning, Ilke's mundane life is turned upside down when she learns that her estranged father has passed away.

In an uncharacteristic move for her, Ilke leaves Denmark. The information about The Undertaker's Daughter shown above was first featured in "The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's online-magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high-profile books publishing in the coming weeks.

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Free US shipping on orders over $ Ever since my trip to Denmark earlier this spring, I’ve been absolutely dying to get my hands on a copy of Sara Blaedel’s forthcoming THE UNDERTAKER’S DAUGHTER (on sale 2/).

This book will launch a whole new series for Blaedel: one that’s less police procedural-driven than her Louise Rick series, and more focused on the secrets that ordinary people can hide from one another.

Set in Racine, Wisconsin, THE UNDERTAKER’S DAUGHTER is wholly distinct from Blaedel’s previous books. From its setting to its content, this book marks a new direction for the author - making this excerpt an even better opportunity to see whether.

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The Undertaker’s Daughter functions as a long setup to a lengthy mystery yet to be solved. While some questions are answered in this first volume of Blaedel’s new series, the book itself ends in a cliffhanger. A Danish woman desperate to find out more about her father’s past receives an unexpected inheritance in Blaedel’s (The Killing Forest,etc.) Ilka’s long-estranged father dies, she leaves Denmark for Racine, Wisconsin, where he lived.

The Danish crime novelist takes a trip Stateside in this exhilaratingly morbid tale of a year-old Copenhagen widow who travels to Wisconsin to run her dead father's funeral home—and is forced to confront the enemies he left behind.

THE UNDERTAKER'S DAUGHTER. Sara Blaedel. Novel. Already widowed by the age of forty, Ilka Nichols Jensen, a school portrait photographer, leads a modest, regimented, and uneventful life in Copenhagen--until unexpected news rocks her quiet existence. Her father has died, and he has left her something in his will: his funeral home in Racine.

Check out this great listen on A new thrilling suspense novel from number-one international best-selling author Sara Blaedel, author of The Forgotten Girls Already widowed by the age of 40, Ilka Nichols Jensen, a school portrait photographer, leads a modest, regimented, and uneventfu.

The Undertaker’s Daughter Sara Blaedel, trans. from the Danish by Mark Kline. Grand Central, $26 (p) ISBN Buy this book When Ilka Nilsen Jensen, the heroine of Danish. In her debut memoir, Mayfield (co-author: Ellie Hart Goes to Work,etc.) mines her s rural Kentucky childhood as the daughter of a charismatic, alcoholic father who earned his living as an undertaker.

"The first time I touched a dead person," writes the author, "I. Buy a cheap copy of The Undertaker's Daughter book by Sara Blaedel.

Free shipping over $Author: Sara Blaedel.Loved the Undertaker book and the 2 Undertaker's Daughter books. They keep you on the edge of your seat all the way through and even at the end because you can't wait for the next book.

I just finished this book and am so looking forward to the next one. Please let me know as soon as the next one is Reviews: