The Resource The care and feeding of exotic pets, Diana Wagman, (electronic resource)

The care and feeding of exotic pets, Diana Wagman, (electronic resource)

Label
The care and feeding of exotic pets
Title
The care and feeding of exotic pets
Statement of responsibility
Diana Wagman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Winnie Parker, mother to an angst-ridden teenage daughter and ex-wife to a successful game show host who left her for a twenty-something contestant, begins a normal day in her hum-drum existence by dropping her car off at the repair shop. After accepting what she believes is a ride to pick up her rental car, Winnie realizes too late that she's been kidnapped. What follows is a riveting psychological game of cat and mouse set in the kidnapper's tropically heated house-kept that way for Cookie, a menacing seven-foot long Iguana headquartered in the kitchen. While desperately seeking to escape-which leads to several violent clashes with her increasingly unstable kidnapper-Winnie also tries to understand why she was taken captive. Is her kidnapper merely seeking a ransom or does he have something more sinister in mind? Does he know that Winnie's mother is an Oscar-winning actress? Or did he connect her with Jonathan, her famous ex-husband? When the truth reveals itself, Winnie is not only forced to fight for her life, but must also protect the lives of those she loves from the kidnapper's deranged master plan. An engrossing, darkly humorous, edge-of-your-seat story, The Care and Feeding of Exotic Pets explores the dynamic between kidnapper and kidnapped, bizarre reptile lore, and the absurdity of the celebrity lifestyle
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Wagman, Diana
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Divorced women
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Abduction
  • Iguanas as pets
  • Victims of violent crimes
  • Electronic books
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
Target audience
adult
Label
The care and feeding of exotic pets, Diana Wagman, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11873414
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11873414
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11873414
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11873414
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The care and feeding of exotic pets, Diana Wagman, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11873414
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11873414
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11873414
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11873414
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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