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The Resource The poet, Michael Connelly ; [with a foreword by Stephen King]

The poet, Michael Connelly ; [with a foreword by Stephen King]

Label
The poet
Title
The poet
Statement of responsibility
Michael Connelly ; [with a foreword by Stephen King]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A psychological thriller on a serial killer who hunts homicide detectives. The hero of the tale is Denver newspaper reporter Jack McEnvoy whose brother, a detective, shoots himself. McEnvoy investigates police suicides in other cities and discovers a sinister pattern: sex killings, followed by the "suicide" of the detective on the case and a suicide note in the form of a poetic riddle. In this way McEvoy stumbles on the killer known to the FBI as The Poet, and teams up with a beautiful FBI agent to capture him. By the author of the last coyote
Summary
When his homicide detective brother suddenly kills himself, Jack McEvoy--crime reporter for the "Denver Post"--undertakes an investigative report into police suicides, only to uncover a sinister pattern that leads to a devious serial cop killer called "The Poet."
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Anthony Award for Best Novel, 1997.
  • Dilys Award, 1997.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
021221
Cataloging source
BNY
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
The poet, Michael Connelly ; [with a foreword by Stephen King]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: Boston : Little, Brown and Company, 1996
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
19067183
Dimensions
17 cm
Extent
xiii, 514 pages
Isbn
9780446602617
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn320445874
  • (OCoLC)320445874
Label
The poet, Michael Connelly ; [with a foreword by Stephen King]
Publication
Note
Originally published: Boston : Little, Brown and Company, 1996
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
19067183
Dimensions
17 cm
Extent
xiii, 514 pages
Isbn
9780446602617
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn320445874
  • (OCoLC)320445874

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