The Resource Verses for the dead, Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child

Verses for the dead, Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child

Label
Verses for the dead
Title
Verses for the dead
Statement of responsibility
Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After an overhaul of leadership at the FBI's New York field office, A.X.L. Pendergast is abruptly forced to accept an unthinkable condition of continued employment: the famously rogue agent must now work with a partner. Pendergast and his new colleague, junior agent Coldmoon, are assigned to investigate a rash of killings in Miami Beach, where a bloodthirsty psychopath is cutting out the hearts of his victims and leaving them with cryptic handwritten letters at local gravestones. The graves are unconnected save in one bizarre way: all belong to women who committed suicide. But the seeming lack of connection between the old suicides and the new murders is soon the least of Pendergast's worries. Because as he digs deeper, he realizes the brutal new crimes may be just the tip of the iceberg: a conspiracy of death that reaches back decades
Member of
Summary
Notoriously rogues Agent Pendergast must accept two new challenges: a partner, and a serial killer leaving cryptic notes--along with his victims' hearts--at the graves of women who committed suicide. As he digs deeper, he realizes the brutal new crimes may be just the tip of the iceberg: a conspiracy of death that reaches back decades
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10745355
Cataloging source
W5F
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Preston, Douglas J
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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Child, Lincoln
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
A Pendergast novel
Series volume
bk. 18
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  • Pendergast, Aloysius
  • United States
  • Government investigators
  • Serial murder investigation
  • Miami Beach (Fla.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Verses for the dead, Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
First edition
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.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
434 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781538715482
Isbn Type
(hbk. : lg. print)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1078539668
Label
Verses for the dead, Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child
Publication
Copyright
Note
First edition
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.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
434 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781538715482
Isbn Type
(hbk. : lg. print)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1078539668

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