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The Resource The feral detective : a novel, Jonathan Lethem

The feral detective : a novel, Jonathan Lethem

Label
The feral detective : a novel
Title
The feral detective
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan Lethem
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Jonathan Lethem's first detective novel since Motherless Brooklyn "One of America's greatest storytellers." ?Washington Post Phoebe Siegler first meets Charles Heist in a shabby trailer on the eastern edge of Los Angeles. She's looking for her friend's missing daughter, Arabella, and hires Heist to help. A laconic loner who keeps his pet opossum in a desk drawer, Heist intrigues the sarcastic and garrulous Phoebe. Reluctantly, he agrees to help. The unlikely pair navigate the enclaves of desert-dwelling vagabonds and find that Arabella is in serious trouble?caught in the middle of a violent standoff that only Heist, mysteriously, can end. Phoebe's trip to the desert was always going to be strange, but it was never supposed to be dangerous. . . . Jonathan Lethem's first detective novel since Motherless Brooklyn, The Feral Detective is a singular achievement by one of our greatest writers
Summary
Convincing an enigmatic loner to help her search for a friend's missing daughter, Phoebe traverses the outskirts of California's stunning Inland Empire, where she discovers her companion's complicated relationship with warring tribes of outcasts
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10738568
Cataloging source
B@L
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lethem, Jonathan
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3562.E8544
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Missing persons
  • Private investigators
Target audience
adult
Label
The feral detective : a novel, Jonathan Lethem
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780062859082
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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88dbb519-0f00-4840-a6da-8e1c59b17d6a
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1059026997
  • on1059026997
  • 3101423
Label
The feral detective : a novel, Jonathan Lethem
Link
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780062859082
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
88dbb519-0f00-4840-a6da-8e1c59b17d6a
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1059026997
  • on1059026997
  • 3101423

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