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The dark maidens / story by Rikako Akiyoshi ; art by Booota ; translated by Kristi Fernandez.

Akiyoshi, Rikako, (author.). Fernandez, Kristi, (translator.). Būta, (artist.).

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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Summary:

"At a prestigious girl's school, a student has died. Itsumi was the most beautiful, charismatic, and popular girl at St. Mary's Academy for Girls. She was also the president of the exclusive and tight-knit Literature Club. One week after her death, the members of her beloved club gather in her memory. But as they each testify to what happened in the days leading up to the tragic event, their accusations turn shocking--Why, and how, did Itsumi really die? In this glittering and gripping murder mystery, everyone has their own motivations and version of the truth. In its portrayal of the alliances, treacheries, and invisible tensions between friends and frenemies, The Dark Maidens keeps readers guessing and shows that what is sweet can just as easily be poisonous."--Amazon.com.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Parkdale Community Library YA FIC AKIYOSHI (Text) 33892100578807 Young Adult Fiction Book None 12/18/2018 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781945054891
  • ISBN: 1945054891
  • Physical Description: 207 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Vertical, Inc., 2018.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Translation of: Ankoku joshi.
Summary, etc.:
"At a prestigious girl's school, a student has died. Itsumi was the most beautiful, charismatic, and popular girl at St. Mary's Academy for Girls. She was also the president of the exclusive and tight-knit Literature Club. One week after her death, the members of her beloved club gather in her memory. But as they each testify to what happened in the days leading up to the tragic event, their accusations turn shocking--Why, and how, did Itsumi really die? In this glittering and gripping murder mystery, everyone has their own motivations and version of the truth. In its portrayal of the alliances, treacheries, and invisible tensions between friends and frenemies, The Dark Maidens keeps readers guessing and shows that what is sweet can just as easily be poisonous."--Amazon.com.
Original Version Note:
Originally published: Tokyo, Japan : Futabasha Publishers Ltd., 2013.
Language Note:
Translated from Japanese.
Subject: High school girls > Japan > Fiction.
Suspense fiction.
Death > Fiction.
Good and evil > Fiction.
Genre: Detective and mystery fiction.
Suspense fiction.

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