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The Resource The Poet

The Poet

Label
The Poet
Title
The Poet
Statement of responsibility
Michael Connelly
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
FROM THE #1 BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF THE HARRY BOSCH AND LINCOLN LAWYER SERIESAn electrifying standalone thriller that breaks all the rules! With an introduction by Stephen King. Death is reporter Jack McEvoy's beat: his calling, his obsession. But this time, death brings McEvoy the story he never wanted to write—and the mystery he desperately needs to solve. A serial killer of unprecedented savagery and cunning is at large. His targets: homicide cops, each haunted by a murder case he couldn't crack. The killer's calling card: a quotation from the works of Edgar Allan Poe. His latest victim is McEvoy's own brother. And his last...may be McEvoy himself
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.
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021221
Cataloging source
DLC
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1956-
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Connelly, Michael
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Fiction
  • Thriller
Target audience
adult
Label
The Poet
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780316135924
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Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The Poet
Publication
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780316135924
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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