The Resource Orphan X, Gregg Hurwitz

Orphan X, Gregg Hurwitz

Label
Orphan X
Title
Orphan X
Statement of responsibility
Gregg Hurwitz
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The Nowhere Man is a legendary figure spoken about only in whispers. It's said that when he's reached by the truly desperate and deserving, the Nowhere Man can and will do anything to protect and save them. But he's no legend. Evan Smoak is a man with skills, resources, and a personal mission to help those with nowhere else to turn. He's also a man with a dangerous past. Chosen as a child, he was raised and trained as part of the off-the-books black box Orphan program, designed to create the perfect deniable intelligence assets---i.e. assassins. He was Orphan X. Evan broke with the program, using everything he learned to disappear. Now, however, someone is on his tail. Someone with similar skills and training. Someone who knows Orphan X. Someone who is getting closer and closer. And will exploit Evan's weakness-- his work as The Nowhere Man-- to find him and eliminate him" --
Member of
Summary
Evan Smoak, the Nowhere Man a protector of the truly desperate and deserving, finds himself a target of someone with similar training and knowledge of his Orphan X identity
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
RUSA Reading List, 2017.
Assigning source
provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10457512
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hurwitz, Gregg Andrew
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Evan Smoak thrillers
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Assassins
  • Orphans
  • Assassins
  • Orphans
Target audience
adult
Label
Orphan X, Gregg Hurwitz
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
ocn908085805
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Edition
Extent
356 pages
Isbn
9781250067845
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)908085805
Label
Orphan X, Gregg Hurwitz
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
ocn908085805
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Edition
Extent
356 pages
Isbn
9781250067845
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)908085805

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