The red palace

Title
The red palace

Author
Hur, June, author.

ISBN
9781250800558

Edition
First edition.

Physical Description
329 pages ; 22 cm.

Subject Term
Family secrets -- Fiction.
 
Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction.
 
Secrets -- Fiction.
 
Criminal investigation -- Fiction.
 
Nurses -- Fiction.
 
Malicious accusation -- Fiction.

Geographic Term
Korea -- History -- Chosŏn dynasty, 1392-1910 -- Fiction.

Genre
Mystery fiction.
 
Historical fiction.

Summary
"Joseon (Korea), 1758. There are few options available to illegitimate daughters in the capital city, but through hard work and study, eighteen-year-old Hyeon has earned a position as a palace nurse. All she wants is to keep her head down, do a good job, and perhaps finally win her estranged father's approval. But Hyeon is suddenly thrust into the dark and dangerous world of court politics when someone murders four women in a single night, and the prime suspect is Hyeon's closest friend and mentor. Determined to prove her beloved teacher's innocence, Hyeon launches her own secret investigation. In her hunt for the truth, she encounters Eojin, a young police inspector also searching for the killer. When evidence begins to point to the Crown Prince himself as the murderer, Hyeon and Eojin must work together to search the darkest corners of the palace to uncover the deadly secrets behind the bloodshed." --


LibraryCall NumberItem AvailableCopiesStatus
Hardwood Creek Library (Forest Lake)TEEN FICTION HUR11Teen Collection
Park Grove Library (Cottage Grove)TEEN FICTION HUR11Teen Collection
R.H. Stafford Library (Woodbury)TEEN FICTION HUR11Teen Collection
Stillwater Public LibraryTEEN FICTION HUR11Teen Collection