The Resource The never game, Jeffery Deaver

The never game, Jeffery Deaver

Label
The never game
Title
The never game
Statement of responsibility
Jeffery Deaver
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"From the bestselling and award-winning master of suspense, the first novel in a thrilling new series, introducing Colter Shaw. A young woman has gone missing in Silicon Valley and her father has hired Colter Shaw to find her. The son of a survivalist family, Shaw is an expert tracker. Now he makes a living as a "reward seeker," traveling the country to help police solve crimes and private citizens locate missing persons. But what seems a simple investigation quickly thrusts him into the dark heart of America's tech hub and the cutthroat billion-dollar video-gaming industry. When another victim is kidnapped, the clues point to one video game with a troubled past--The Whispering Man. In that game, the player has to survive after being abandoned in an inhospitable setting with five random objects. Is a madman bringing the game to life? Shaw finds himself caught in a cat-and-mouse game, risking his own life to save the victims even as he pursues the kidnapper across both Silicon Valley and the dark 'net. Encountering eccentric game designers, trigger-happy gamers and ruthless tech titans, he soon learns that he isn't the only one on the hunt: someone is on his trail and closing fast. The Never Game proves once more why "Deaver is a genius when it comes to manipulation and deception" (Associated Press)"--
Member of
Summary
Searching for a missing woman in Silicon Valley, an expert tracker is pitted against dark elements in the billion-dollar gaming industry and a serial killer who stages scenes from his favorite game
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10775899
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Deaver, Jeffery
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Colter Shaw novels
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Missing persons
  • Missing persons
  • California
  • Kidnapping
Target audience
adult
Label
The never game, Jeffery Deaver
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
399 pages
Isbn
9780525535942
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2019003019
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1053611336
Label
The never game, Jeffery Deaver
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
399 pages
Isbn
9780525535942
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2019003019
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1053611336

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