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The Resource Borderline, by Lawrence Block

Borderline, by Lawrence Block

Label
Borderline
Title
Borderline
Statement of responsibility
by Lawrence Block
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book includes three of Block's rarest short stories, from the pages of the pulp magazines of half a century ago. On the border between El Paso, Texas, and Juarez, Mexico, five lives are about to collide--with fatal results. You'll meet Marty--the professional gambler who rolls the dice on a night with... Meg--the bored divorcee who seeks excitement and finds... Lily--the beautiful hitchhiker lured into a live sex show by... Cassie--the redhead with her own private agenda... and Weaver--the madman, the killer with a straight razor in his pocket, on the run from the police and determined to go down swinging!
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Summary
Available for the first time in half a century, a signature pulp novel by the award-winning author of <i>A Walk Among the Tombstones</i> is set on the Texas-Mexico border and follows the intersecting lives of a professional gambler, a bored divorcee, a beautiful hitchhiker-turned-sex performer, an agenda-seeking redhead and a killer on the run
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10304545
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Block, Lawrence
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
A hard case crime novel
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fugitives from justice
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Mexican-American Border Region
  • Mexican-American Border Region
Target audience
adult
Label
Borderline, by Lawrence Block
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
Contents
Borderline -- The burning fury -- A fire at night -- Stag party girl
Control code
000052865917
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
249 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781781167779
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)880519837
Label
Borderline, by Lawrence Block
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
Contents
Borderline -- The burning fury -- A fire at night -- Stag party girl
Control code
000052865917
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
249 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781781167779
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)880519837

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