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The Arsonist

by Mary Burton

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  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Silhouette in Toronto, Ontario .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
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Open LibraryOL24257761M
ISBN 109781426863103

Susan Orlean has an upcoming book about the L.A. Public Library and the mysteries surrounding the devastating fire at the Central Library. Fire officials said there was an arsonist; Peak Author: Carolyn Kellogg. Her new novel, “The Arsonist,” takes place far removed from national news or world conflicts, but it, too, reflects the most urgent matters of our time. In New Hampshire, where antique farms.

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Define arsonist. arsonist synonyms, arsonist pronunciation, arsonist translation, English dictionary definition of arsonist. n. 1. The crime of intentionally and illegally setting fire to a building or other structure. 2. An instance of this crime: a rash of arsons.   The Arsonist Chloe Hooper. On the day that became known as Black Saturday, one man deliberately lit two fires near the small town of Churchill, Gippsland, then sat on the roof of his house and watched the flames. The Arsonist, by the acclaimed author of The Tall Man, is the story of that man, the fire he lit, and the people who were killed. Buy now.


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The Arsonist might be the best book I've read in The story takes place in two settings, Monterey, California, in the present, and East Berlin before the fall of the wall. The protagonists are two daughters desperately looking for their mothers and struggling to understand how their lives intersect.4/5.

The Arsonist, by the acclaimed author of The Tall Man, is the story of that man, the fire he lit, and the people who were killed.

On the scorching February day in that became known as Black Saturday, a man lit two fires in Victoria’s Latrobe Valley, then sat on the roof of his house to watch the inferno.

—The New York Times Book Review “Thoughtful, intense An ambitious, big-issue novel The Arsonist takes place far removed from national news or world conflicts, but it, too, reflects the most urgent matters of our time When even mentioning the widening distance between the classes is considered an act of class warfare, it /5(50).

The first book I read was a fiction novel whereas this one The Arsonist is a non fiction. The Arsonist deals more with the investigation on how the fires started and who lit them. As the detectives gather information The Arsonist book trust they are getting closer to who is responsible and /5.

ARSONIST A Thriller (Jon Stanton Mysteries Book 4) Victor Methos We meet Nehor when he is His IQ is and his crimes are horrific. He is an ideal patient during his years in a mental institution, so by he is paroled.

Jon has a new partner, a creep called Gunn who is a racist, sexist homophobe who throws his weight around with no /5(). Editorial Reviews. A ALA/YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults pick "Layers of narrative, lies, and family legacy make for a compelling, exquisitely crafted story."—#1 New York Times bestselling author E.K.

Johnston "The Arsonist scorches with intensity and fiercely good writing. An exceptional read."—Jeanne Ryan, New York Times bestselling author of NerveBrand: Penguin Young Readers Group.

The Arsonist is full of Miller's signature intelligence about people caught between moral responsibility and a hunger for self-realization The New York Times Book Review - /5(15). The Amateur Arsonist’s Handbook Lyrics: You're all so quick to think / It's too good to be true / You find the worst in the best things / Forever pessimist / Don't drag me down with you.

What is especially powerful and nuanced about The Arsonist is Hooper's detailed investigation into "A Mind on Fire" (the book's sub-title), the psyche of the intellectually impaired man, Brendan Author: Robert Drewe.

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The Arsonist is Chloe Hooper’s second nonfiction book after her award-winning The Tall Man. Photograph: Penguin Random HouseAuthor: Brigid Delaney.

About The Arsonist. Code Name Verity meets I Am the Messenger in this riveting YA novel from Morris Award finalist Stephanie Oakes, in which three points of view are woven together in a story that’s part Cold War mystery, part contemporary coming-of-age, and completely unputdownable.

Molly Mavity is not a normal teenage girl. For one thing, her father is a convicted murderer, and his. The fiction book, titled “Points of Origin,” follows an arsonist by the name of Aaron Stiles, who sets businesses ablaze in California.

The character also happened to be a firefighter, and the fires he set paralleled with the ones investigators were probing. About The Arsonist.

From the best-selling author of While I Was Gone and The Senator’s Wife, a superb new novel about a family and a community tested when an arsonist begins setting fire to the homes of the summer people in a small New England town.

Troubled by the feeling that she belongs nowhere after working in East Africa for fifteen years, Frankie Rowley has come home—home to the. The book was a frequent target for censorship throughout the s.

It served as a central element of the romantic comedy The Anarchist Cookbook. Repercussions from the book's publication, and the author's subsequent disavowal of its content, were the subject of the documentary film American Anarchist by Charlie Siskel. In the film, William Powell explains in depth his thoughts on Publisher: Lyle Stuart.

Inside an Arsonist's Mind Even if an arsonist does have a psychiatric illness, this may not be a contributing factor in the fire-setting behavior, or may be only one of many factors.

Where there’s smoke there are fires, and the town in Sue Miller’s 10th novel, “The Arsonist,” is suddenly full of them, with house after house going up in flames. by Jonathan Riffe For 25 years, the serial arsonist Thomas Sweatt terrorized neighborhoods throughout the Washington D.C.

metropolitan area. When at last he was arrested inhe confessed to over arson-set fires that claimed the lives of 4 people. Through years of research and combing through. Book Overview After fifteen years working in East Africa, Frankie Rowley returns to the New Hampshire village where her family has always spent their summers.

But the tranquility she's expecting proves short lived when, on the very night she arrives, a mysterious arsonist begins targeting the homes of other summer residents. The Arsonist by Stephanie Oakes. Digital Rights Management (DRM) The publisher has supplied this book in encrypted form, which means that you need to install free software in order to unlock and read it.ARSONIST is a much better detective novel than Book 1 in the Jon Straton series, but it is just as dark.

Straton is a San Diego detective who is very unhappy with his job. He has a PhD in psychology who was a university professor before joining the police.

In this book he meets a love interest named Emma who is a chemistry professor. Book Review: 'American Fire,' By Monica Hesse The rural Virginia county of Accomack was plagued by arson in the winter of The arsonist was caught, and in .