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The Resource A noise downstairs : a novel, Linwood Barclay, (text large print)

A noise downstairs : a novel, Linwood Barclay, (text large print)

Label
A noise downstairs : a novel
Title
A noise downstairs
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Linwood Barclay
Title variation
Noise down-stairs
Title variation remainder
a novel
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
College professor Paul Davis has a normal life until late one evening he spots a colleague disposing of two dead bodies. After nearly losing his life that night, Paul is battling PTSD, depression, and severe problems at work and home. His wife, Charlotte, tries to cheer him up by giving him the vintage typewriter he always wanted but it becomes a source of anxiety itself as Paul swears he can hear the keys clacking when everyone is in bed. Increasingly tormented yet determined to discover he truth, Paul begins reinvestigating the deaths himself
Summary
Battling PTSD and depression after an accidental stumble into a murder scene, a college professor begins writing his novel on a vintage typewriter that he comes to believe is possessed and somehow linked to the crime he survived.
Theme
Pace
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10677110
Cataloging source
IG$
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Barclay, Linwood
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9199.3.B37135
LC item number
N65 2018b
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • College teachers
  • Typewriters
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder
Target audience
adult
Label
A noise downstairs : a novel, Linwood Barclay, (text large print)
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
First HarperLuxe edition.
Extent
522 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780062845641
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • on1044768355
  • (OCoLC)1044768355
Label
A noise downstairs : a novel, Linwood Barclay, (text large print)
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
First HarperLuxe edition.
Extent
522 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780062845641
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • on1044768355
  • (OCoLC)1044768355

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