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. "You have been abandoned." 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. "Escape if you can." 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? "Or die with dignity." 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"--Provided by publisher
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
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
  • Thorndike Press large print core
  • Colter Shaw
Series volume
1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Private investigators
  • Missing persons
  • Kidnapping
  • Video games industry
  • Video gamers
  • Tracking and trailing
  • Santa Clara Valley (Santa Clara County, Calif.)
  • California
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
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
601 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781432863395
Isbn Type
(hbk. : lg. print)
Lccn
2019016089
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
(OCoLC)1096233917
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
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
601 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781432863395
Isbn Type
(hbk. : lg. print)
Lccn
2019016089
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
(OCoLC)1096233917

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