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The Resource The scarecrow, Michael Connelly

The scarecrow, Michael Connelly

Label
The scarecrow
Title
The scarecrow
Statement of responsibility
Michael Connelly
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Newspaperman Jack McEvoy decides to use his final days at the LA Times to write the definitive murder story of his career. Focusing on the case of Alonzo Winslow, a 16-year-old drug dealer in jail after confessing to a brutal murder, Jack realizes that Winslow's so-called confession is bogus and that the real killer is operating completely below police radar--and with perfect knowledge of any move against him
Summary
Pursuing a big story in anticipation of his imminent layoff, Los Angeles reporter Jack McEvoy investigates the murder confession of a teen drug dealer and realizes that the youth may be innocent, a discovery that pits him against a killer operating below police radar
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Library Journal Best Books, 2009.
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304573
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Connelly, Michael
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Journalists
  • Serial murder investigation
  • Computer industry
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
  • Computer industry
  • Journalists
  • Serial murder investigation
  • California
Target audience
adult
Label
The scarecrow, Michael Connelly
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes excerpt from Nine dragons (p. [547]-562)
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
ocn429024590
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. mass market ed.
Extent
562
Isbn
9780446401203
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)429024590
Label
The scarecrow, Michael Connelly
Publication
Note
Includes excerpt from Nine dragons (p. [547]-562)
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
ocn429024590
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. mass market ed.
Extent
562
Isbn
9780446401203
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)429024590

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