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The Resource Bait, J. Kent Messum

Bait, J. Kent Messum

Label
Bait
Title
Bait
Statement of responsibility
J. Kent Messum
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Six strangers wake up on a remote island in the Florida Keys with no memory of their arrival. They soon discover their common bond: all of them are heroin addicts. As the first excruciating pangs of withdrawal make themselves felt, the six notice a yacht anchored across open water. On it lurk four shadowy figures, protected by the hungry sharks that patrol the waves. So begins a dangerous game. The six must undertake the impossible--swim to the next island where a cache of heroin awaits, or die trying. When alliances form, betrayal is inevitable. As the fight to survive intensifies, the stakes reach terrifying heights--and their captors' motives finally begin to emerge"--
Summary
Six strangers wake up on a remote island in the Florida Keys with no memory of their arrival. Their common bond is they are all heroin addicts, and as alliances form to make it to another island where a cache of heroin awaits, betrayal is inevitable.
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Award
Arthur Ellis Award for Best First Novel, 2014.
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10217051
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Bait, J. Kent Messum
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
281 pages
Isbn
9780142180259
Isbn Type
(softcover)
Lccn
2013010070
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
MYSTERY
System control number
(OCoLC)837144245
Label
Bait, J. Kent Messum
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
281 pages
Isbn
9780142180259
Isbn Type
(softcover)
Lccn
2013010070
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
MYSTERY
System control number
(OCoLC)837144245

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