The Resource The drowned detective, Neil Jordan

The drowned detective, Neil Jordan

Label
The drowned detective
Title
The drowned detective
Statement of responsibility
Neil Jordan
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Jonathan is a private detective in a decaying eastern European city. He is drowning in his work, his failing marriage and the corrupt landscape that surrounds him. One day, he is approached by an elderly couple to investigate the disappearance of their daughter, who has been missing for nearly two decades. Troubled by the faded photograph of a little girl the couple press on him - the same age as his own daughter - he feels compelled to find her. Then one night, as he is contemplating his troubled marriage, he encounters a young woman crouched at the foot of a stone angel on the bridge spanning the river that divides the city, a woman who suddenly jumps into the icy water below. As Jonathan plunges after her he finds himself dragged into her ghostly world of confusion, coincidence and intrigue and the city he thought he knew becomes strange, mysterious and threatening
Summary
A private detective in a decaying East European city takes on the case of an elderly couple still searching for their daughter, who has been missing for more than a decade
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10488795
Cataloging source
Nz
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jordan, Neil
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
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  • Private investigators
  • Missing persons
  • Missing persons
  • Private investigators
Target audience
adult
Label
The drowned detective, Neil Jordan
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
ocn946534822
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
264 pages
Isbn
9781632864468
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)946534822
Label
The drowned detective, Neil Jordan
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
ocn946534822
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
264 pages
Isbn
9781632864468
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)946534822

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