The Resource End of watch : a novel, by Stephen King

End of watch : a novel, by Stephen King

Label
End of watch : a novel
Title
End of watch
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by Stephen King
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Author
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Language
eng
Summary
"The spectacular finale to the New York Times bestselling trilogy that began with Mr. Mercedes (winner of the Edgar Award) and Finders Keepers--In End of Watch, the diabolical "Mercedes Killer" drives his enemies to suicide, and if Bill Hodges and Holly Gibney don't figure out a way to stop him, they'll be victims themselves. In Room 217 of the Lakes Region Traumatic Brain Injury Clinic, something has awakened. Something evil. Brady Hartsfield, perpetrator of the Mercedes Massacre, where eight people were killed and many more were badly injured, has been in the clinic for five years, in a vegetative state. According to his doctors, anything approaching a complete recovery is unlikely. But behind the drool and stare, Brady is awake, and in possession of deadly new powers that allow him to wreak unimaginable havoc without ever leaving his hospital room. Retired police detective Bill Hodges, the unlikely hero of Mr. Mercedes and Finders Keepers, now runs an investigation agency with his partner, Holly Gibney--the woman who delivered the blow to Hartsfield's head that put him on the brain injury ward. When Bill and Holly are called to a suicide scene with ties to the Mercedes Massacre, they find themselves pulled into their most dangerous case yet, one that will put their lives at risk, as well as those of Bill's heroic young friend Jerome Robinson and his teenage sister, Barbara. Brady Hartsfield is back, and planning revenge not just on Hodges and his friends, but on an entire city. In End of Watch, Stephen King brings the Hodges trilogy to a sublimely terrifying conclusion, combining the detective fiction of Mr. Mercedes and Finders Keepers with the heart-pounding, supernatural suspense that has been his bestselling trademark. The result is an unnerving look at human vulnerability and chilling suspense. No one does it better than King"--
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Summary
A conclusion to the best-selling trilogy finds mental patient Brady Hartsfield manifesting powers to commit deadly acts without leaving his hospital room, while retired detective Bill Hodges and his partner investigate a suicide with ties to the Mercedes Massacre
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Character
Award
  • Goodreads Choice Award, 2016
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2016
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http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10480801
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
King, Stephen
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
810
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
The Bill Hodges trilogy
Series volume
3
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murder
  • Private investigators
  • Psychopaths
  • Suicide
  • FICTION / Suspense
  • FICTION / Literary
  • Murder
  • Private investigators
  • Psychopaths
  • Suicide
Target audience
adult
Label
End of watch : a novel, by Stephen King
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Publication
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volume
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nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn923565776
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9781501129742
Lccn
2015039639
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)923565776
Label
End of watch : a novel, by Stephen King
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
ocn923565776
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9781501129742
Lccn
2015039639
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)923565776

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