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The Resource Shovel ready : a novel, Adam Sternbergh

Shovel ready : a novel, Adam Sternbergh

Label
Shovel ready : a novel
Title
Shovel ready
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Adam Sternbergh
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Working as a hit man on the ravaged streets of New York City after a dirty bomb is unleashed on Times Square, Spademan takes an assignment to kill the daughter of a powerful evangelist only to discover that his mark holds a shocking secret and that his client hides a more sinister agenda
Member of
Summary
Spademan used to be a garbage man. That was before the dirty bomb hit Times Square, before his wife was killed, and before the city became a blown-out shell of its former self. Now he's a hitman. In a near-future New York City split between those who are wealthy enough to "tap in" to a sophisticated virtual reality, and those who are left to fend for themselves in the ravaged streets, Spademan chose the streets. His new job is not that different from his old one: waste disposal is waste disposal. He doesn't ask questions, he works quickly, and he's handy with a box cutter. But when his latest client hires him to kill the daughter of a powerful evangelist, his unadorned life is upended: his mark has a shocking secret and his client has a sordid agenda far beyond a simple kill.
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10234615
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Spademan
Series volume
0001
Target audience
adult
Label
Shovel ready : a novel, Adam Sternbergh
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
ocn841227455
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
243 pages
Isbn
9780385348997
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013012901
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)841227455
Label
Shovel ready : a novel, Adam Sternbergh
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
ocn841227455
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
243 pages
Isbn
9780385348997
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013012901
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)841227455

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