The Resource The fix, David Baldacci

The fix, David Baldacci

Label
The fix
Title
The fix
Statement of responsibility
David Baldacci
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Amos Decker witnesses a murder just outside FBI headquarters. A man shoots a woman execution-style on a crowded sidewalk, then turns the gun on himself. Even with Decker's extraordinary powers of observation and deduction, the killing is baffling. Decker and his team can find absolutely no connection between the shooter--a family man with a successful consulting business--and his victim, a schoolteacher. Nor is there a hint of any possible motive for the attack. Enter Harper Brown. An agent of the Defense Intelligence Agency, she orders Decker to back off the case. The murder is part of an open DIA investigation, one so classified that Decker and his team aren't cleared for it. But they learn that the DIA believes solving the murder is now a matter of urgent national security. Critical information may have been leaked to a hostile government--or worse, an international terrorist group--and an attack may be imminent. Decker's never been one to follow the rules, especially with the stakes so high. Forced into an uneasy alliance with Agent Brown, Decker remains laser focused on only one goal: solving the case before it's too late"--Amazon.Com
Member of
Summary
Amos Decker investigates a murder-suicide that occurred outside FBI headquarters and cannot connect the shooter and his victim, but he is ordered off the case, and it becomes clear that finding the link is a matter of national security
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10552673
Cataloging source
TXN
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Baldacci, David
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Amos Decker series
Series volume
0003
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Government investigators
  • Murder
  • Terrorism
Target audience
adult
Label
The fix, David Baldacci
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
1761556
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
420 pages
Isbn
9781455586561
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781455586561
  • (OCoLC)980871336
Label
The fix, David Baldacci
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
1761556
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
420 pages
Isbn
9781455586561
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781455586561
  • (OCoLC)980871336

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