The Resource Herring girl, Debbie Taylor

Herring girl, Debbie Taylor

Label
Herring girl
Title
Herring girl
Statement of responsibility
Debbie Taylor
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A troubled boy. A psychotherapist specializing in past life regression. An unsolved murder from 100 years ago that threatens to take another life. Twelve-year-old Ben believes he is a girl. When therapist Mary suggests hypnosis, he recalls a past life as herring girl Annie. The session ends abruptly and Mary begins to suspect that Annie might have been murdered. As the therapy continues, the events surrounding Annie's final days start to emerge: her secret affair with young fisherman Sam; the violent jealousy of his rival Tom; the illegitimate pregnancy of her best friend Flo; the emerging homosexuality of her brother Jimmy. Before long Mary and Ben discover that all of these people lived and died over a century earlier in the fishing port where they live. If reincarnation happens in clusters, perhaps Ben's friends and family were involved in the dramas of 1898, and the murderer is still among them. Can they solve the mystery before tragedy strikes again?
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Taylor, Debbie
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6070.A912
LC item number
H47 2014
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hypnotism
  • Fishing villages
  • Murder
  • Tyneside (England)
  • Reincarnation therapy
  • FICTION / General
  • FICTION / Historical
Label
Herring girl, Debbie Taylor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 467-470)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn869266557
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
472 pages
Isbn
9781780745381
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 1162597
  • (Sirsi) o869266557
  • (OCoLC)869266557
Label
Herring girl, Debbie Taylor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 467-470)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn869266557
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
472 pages
Isbn
9781780745381
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 1162597
  • (Sirsi) o869266557
  • (OCoLC)869266557

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