The Resource The city of lost fortunes, Bryan Camp

The city of lost fortunes, Bryan Camp

Label
The city of lost fortunes
Title
The city of lost fortunes
Statement of responsibility
Bryan Camp
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The fate of New Orleans rests in the hands of a wayward grifter in this novel of gods, games, and monsters ... The post-Katrina New Orleans of The City of Lost Fortunes is a place haunted by its history and by the hurricane's destruction, a place that is hoping to survive the rebuilding of its present long enough to ensure that it has a future. Street magician Jude Dubuisson is likewise burdened by his past and by the consequences of the storm, because he has a secret: the magical ability to find lost things, a gift passed down to him by the father he has never known--a father who just happens to be more than human ... Jude has been lying low since the storm, which caused so many things to be lost that it played havoc with his magic, and he is hiding from his own power, his divine former employer, and a debt owed to the Fortune god of New Orleans. But his six-year retirement ends abruptly when the Fortune god is murdered and Jude is drawn back into the world he tried so desperately to leave behind. A world full of magic, monsters, and miracles. A world where he must find out who is responsible for the Fortune god's death, uncover the plot that threatens the city's soul, and discover what his talent for lost things has always been trying to show him: what it means to be his father's son"--
Member of
Summary
Maintaining a low profile in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans, a street magician who inherited an ability to find lost things from his superhuman father, is drawn back into the world by the murder of a Fortune god to whom he owes a debt, an event that exposes a plot that threatens the city's soul
Theme
Storyline
Tone
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Character
Award
Library Journal Best Books, 2018.
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http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10638449
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DLC
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Camp, Bryan
Dewey number
813/.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Crescent City novels (Bryan Camp)
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • New Orleans (La.)
  • Psychic ability
  • Magic
  • FICTION
  • FICTION
  • FICTION
  • FICTION
  • Magic
  • Psychic ability
  • Louisiana
Target audience
adult
Label
The city of lost fortunes, Bryan Camp
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
ocn994509773
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
367 pages
Isbn
9781328810793
Lccn
2017045346
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)994509773
Label
The city of lost fortunes, Bryan Camp
Publication
Copyright
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
ocn994509773
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
367 pages
Isbn
9781328810793
Lccn
2017045346
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)994509773

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