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The Resource The shroud of the thwacker : a novel, Chris Elliott ; illustrations by Amy Elliott Andersen

The shroud of the thwacker : a novel, Chris Elliott ; illustrations by Amy Elliott Andersen

Label
The shroud of the thwacker : a novel
Title
The shroud of the thwacker
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Chris Elliott ; illustrations by Amy Elliott Andersen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1882 New York City, police chief Caleb Spencer, Evening Post reporter Liz Smith, and mayor Teddy Roosevelt try to unravel the mystery of the worlds most bizarre serial killer, Jack the Jolly Thwacker, embarking on a wild chase through the streets of New York on the trail of a killer whose identity is revealed to modern-day comedian Chris Elliott, who joins the search courtesy of some time travel
Summary
In 1882 New York City, police chief Caleb Spencer, "Evening Post" reporter Liz Smith, and mayor Teddy Roosevelt try to unravel the mystery of the world's most bizarre serial killer, Jack the Jolly Thwacker
Pace
Tone
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
138621
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Elliott, Chris
Dewey number
813.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Serial murderers
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Serial murderers
  • New York (State)
Target audience
adult
Label
The shroud of the thwacker : a novel, Chris Elliott ; illustrations by Amy Elliott Andersen
Instantiates
Publication
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
ocm71444755
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
358 pages
Isbn
9781401352455
Lccn
2008300802
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)71444755
Label
The shroud of the thwacker : a novel, Chris Elliott ; illustrations by Amy Elliott Andersen
Publication
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
ocm71444755
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
358 pages
Isbn
9781401352455
Lccn
2008300802
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)71444755

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