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The Resource The House of the Scorpion, Farmer, Nancy, (electronic resource :)

The House of the Scorpion, Farmer, Nancy, (electronic resource :)

Label
The House of the Scorpion
Title
The House of the Scorpion
Statement of responsibility
Farmer, Nancy
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
MATTEO ALACR?N WAS NOT BORN; HE WAS HARVESTED. His DNA came from El Patr?n, lord of a country called Opium -- a strip of poppy fields lying between the United States and what was once called Mexico. Matt's first cell split and divided inside a petri dish. Then he was placed in the womb of a cow, where he continued the miraculous journey from embryo to fetus to baby. He is a boy now, but most consider him a monster -- except for El Patr?n. El Patr?n loves Matt as he loves himself, because Matt is himself. As Matt struggles to understand his existence, he is threatened by a sinister cast of characters, including El Patr?n's power-hungry family, and he is surrounded by a dangerous army of bodyguards. Escape is the only chance Matt has to survive. But escape from the Alacr?n Estate is no guarantee of freedom, because Matt is marked by his difference in ways he doesn't even suspect
Cataloging source
B@L
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Farmer, Nancy
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.F23814
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Cloning
Label
The House of the Scorpion, Farmer, Nancy, (electronic resource :)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Electronic book
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
  • 1 online resource.
  • 1 online resource (400 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781439106556
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
1d2949f4-9c0d-4bfe-9dd6-e71ae8dc3ac5
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 1967005
  • (OCoLC)869439749
  • (OCoLC)ocn869439749
  • 1967005
Label
The House of the Scorpion, Farmer, Nancy, (electronic resource :)
Link
Publication
Note
Electronic book
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
  • 1 online resource.
  • 1 online resource (400 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781439106556
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
1d2949f4-9c0d-4bfe-9dd6-e71ae8dc3ac5
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 1967005
  • (OCoLC)869439749
  • (OCoLC)ocn869439749
  • 1967005

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