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The Resource Black orchid blues, by Persia Walker

Black orchid blues, by Persia Walker

Label
Black orchid blues
Title
Black orchid blues
Statement of responsibility
by Persia Walker
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Lanie Price, a 1920s Harlem society columnist, witnesses the brutal nightclub kidnapping of the "Black Orchid, " a sultry, seductive singer with a mysterious past. When hours pass without a word from the kidnapper, puzzlement grows as to his motive. After a gruesome package arrives at Price's doorstep, the questions change. Just what does the kidnapper want--and how many people is he willing to kill to get it?" -- Publisher
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Summary
"Lanie Price, a 1920s Harlem society columnist, witnesses the brutal nightclub kidnapping of the "Black Orchid," a sultry, seductive singer with a mysterious past. When hours pass without a word from the kidnapper, puzzlement grows as to his motive. After a gruesome package arrives at Price's doorstep, the questions change. Just what does the kidnapper want--and how many people is he willing to kill to get it?" -- Publisher
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
390558
Cataloging source
BT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Walker, Persia
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
Series statement
Harlem Renaissance mysteries
Series volume
0003
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kidnapping
  • Kidnapping
  • Reporters and reporting
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Crime and the press
  • Harlem Renaissance
  • Female impersonators
  • Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
  • Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Black orchid blues, by Persia Walker
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000047644592
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
270 p.
Isbn
9781936070909
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
Black orchid blues, by Persia Walker
Publication
Control code
000047644592
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
270 p.
Isbn
9781936070909
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

Library Locations

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