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The Resource Eight million ways to die, Lawrence Block ; [with an afterword by the author]

Eight million ways to die, Lawrence Block ; [with an afterword by the author]

Label
Eight million ways to die
Title
Eight million ways to die
Statement of responsibility
Lawrence Block ; [with an afterword by the author]
Title variation
8,000,000 ways to die
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tormented by the slaying of the hooker who turned to him for help just before her death, cop-turned-private eye Matthew Scudder begins an investigation into the woman's past that reveals secrets that could be deadly for him
Member of
Summary
Kim was a young hooker who wanted out: a beautiful kid, old before her time, seeking Matthew Scudder's protection. She didn't deserve to die the way she did: slashed to ribbons in the seedy waterfront district. Now the tormented ex-cop-turned-P.I. wants to find her killer
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Shamus Award for Best P.I. Novel, 1983.
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015962
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Block, Lawrence
Dewey number
  • 813/.54
  • FIC
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3552.L63
LC item number
E3 2008
Literary form
fiction
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True
Series statement
Matthew Scudder mysteries
Series volume
0005
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  • Scudder, Matt (Fictitious character)
  • Prostitutes
  • Private investigators
  • Mystery fiction
  • New York (N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Eight million ways to die, Lawrence Block ; [with an afterword by the author]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A hardcover edition of this book was published in 1982 by Lawrence Block. Afterword copyright, 2007"--T.p. verso
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st William Morrow hardcover ed. ; 25th anniversary ed..
Extent
318 p.
Isbn
9780061457968
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o156822788
  • (OCoLC)156822788
Label
Eight million ways to die, Lawrence Block ; [with an afterword by the author]
Publication
Note
"A hardcover edition of this book was published in 1982 by Lawrence Block. Afterword copyright, 2007"--T.p. verso
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st William Morrow hardcover ed. ; 25th anniversary ed..
Extent
318 p.
Isbn
9780061457968
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o156822788
  • (OCoLC)156822788

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