The Resource Memory man, David Baldacci

Memory man, David Baldacci

Label
Memory man
Title
Memory man
Statement of responsibility
David Baldacci
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Amos Decker's life changed forever--twice. The first time was on the gridiron. A big, towering athlete, he was the only person from his hometown of Burlington ever to go pro. But his career ended before it had a chance to begin. On his very first play, a violent helmet-to-helmet collision knocked him off the field for good, and left him with an improbable side effect--he can never forget anything. The second time was at home nearly two decades later. Now a police detective, Decker returned from a stakeout one evening and entered a nightmare--his wife, young daughter, and brother-in-law had been murdered. His family destroyed, their killer's identity as mysterious as the motive behind the crime, and unable to forget a single detail from that horrible night, Decker finds his world collapsing around him. He leaves the police force, loses his home, and winds up on the street, taking piecemeal jobs as a private investigator when he can. But over a year later, a man turns himself in to the police and confesses to the murders. At the same time a horrific event nearly brings Burlington to its knees, and Decker is called back in to help with this investigation. Decker also seizes his chance to learn what really happened to his family that night. To uncover the stunning truth, he must use his remarkable gifts and confront the burdens that go along with them. He must endure the memories he would much rather forget. And he may have to make the ultimate sacrifice" --
Member of
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Assigning source
provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10408837
Cataloging source
WIM
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Baldacci, David
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Amos Decker novels
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Police
  • Murder
Label
Memory man, David Baldacci
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
1075521
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
405 pages
Isbn
9781455559824
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781455559824
  • (OCoLC)902869119
Label
Memory man, David Baldacci
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
1075521
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
405 pages
Isbn
9781455559824
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781455559824
  • (OCoLC)902869119

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