The Resource Cop Town : a novel, Karin Slaughter

Cop Town : a novel, Karin Slaughter

Label
Cop Town : a novel
Title
Cop Town
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Karin Slaughter
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Atlanta, 1974. It's Kate Murphy's first day on the job and the Atlanta Police Department is seething after the murder of an officer. Before the day has barely begun, she already suspects she's not cut out for the job as a cop. Her male uniform is too big, she can't handle a gun, and she's rapidly learning that the APD is hardly a place that welcomes women. Worse still, in the ensuing manhunt, she'll be partnered with Maggie Lawson, a cop with her own ax to grind (and a brother and uncle already on the force)--a strategy meant to isolate Kate and Maggie from the action. But the move will backfire, putting them right at the heart of it"--
Summary
"Atlanta, 1974. It's Kate Murphy's first day on the job and the Atlanta Police Department is seething after the murder of an officer. Before the day has barely begun, she already suspects she's not cut out for the job as a cop. Her male uniform is too big, she can't handle a gun, and she's rapidly learning that the APD is hardly a place that welcomes women. Worse still, in the ensuing manhunt, he'll be partnered with Maggie Lawson, a cop with her own ax to grind (and a brother and uncle already on the force)--a strategy meant to isolate Kate and Maggie from the action. But the move will backfire, putting them right at the heart of it"--Provided by publisher
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Ian Fleming Steel Dagger Award, 2015.
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10314542
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Slaughter, Karin
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Policewomen
  • Atlanta (Ga.)
  • Georgia
  • Atlanta (Ga.)
  • Georgia
  • FICTION
  • Policewomen
  • Georgia
  • Georgia
Target audience
adult
Label
Cop Town : a novel, Karin Slaughter
Instantiates
Publication
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
ocn874901537
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
402 pages
Isbn
9780345547491
Lccn
2014005076
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustration
System control number
(OCoLC)874901537
Label
Cop Town : a novel, Karin Slaughter
Publication
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
ocn874901537
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
402 pages
Isbn
9780345547491
Lccn
2014005076
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustration
System control number
(OCoLC)874901537

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