When novelist Kate Ivory is offered an assignment at Oxford's Bodleian Library, she accepts. For valuable books have been disappearing from the university's library, and Kate is determined to find out how. Then she hears stories of a young librarian found murdered the year before. Could there be a connection? Meanwhile, someone is about to confess, anonymously, to an appalling crime. 1994.
1400 MYSTERIES (FICTION) = MYSTÈRES (ROMAN)
1401 Detective stories = Histoires d'enquêtes
1423 British mysteries = Mystères britanniques
15000 Mysteries and crime stories Policiers (romans)
2640 Women (fiction) = Femmes (roman)
Bodleian Library -- Fiction.
Book thefts -- Fiction.
Murder -- Fiction.
Oxford (England) -- Fiction.
Women detectives -- England -- Oxford -- Fiction.
Women novelists -- Fiction.