The Resource Certain Prey

Certain Prey

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Certain Prey
Title
Certain Prey
Statement of responsibility
John Sandford
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HeHllkYHyKM
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A Lucas Davenport thriller by internationally bestselling novelist John Sandford"Don't worry, I'm just a sociopath. Like you. I'm not psychopath or anything." "How do you know I'm not a psychopath?"Attorney Carmel Loan is beautiful, intelligent, ambitious - and used to getting what she wants. When she becomes infatuated with fellow barrister Hale Allen, she isn't going to let a little thing like his being married get in the way.Through the contacts of an ex-client, she hires professional killer Clara Rinker to get rid of Allen's wife. Smart, attractive Rinker is the best hitwoman in the business - but things go wrong, and the shooting of a witness, a cop, brings DI Lucas Davenport onto the case. Carmel Loan and Clara Rinker must team up to clean up the loose ends - which includes getting Davenport off their backs by any means necessary . . .***READERS LOVE THE PREY SERIES***'John Sandford knows all there is to know about detonating the gut-level shocks of a good thriller' The New York Times Book Review 'The best Lucas Davenport story so far. The man has a fine touch for outlaws' Stephen King on Golden Prey'Sandford’s trademark blend of rough humor and deadly action keeps the pages turning until the smile-inducing wrap-up, which reveals the fates of a number of his quirky, memorable characters' Publishers Weekly on Golden Prey'It appears there is no limit to John Sandford’s ability to keep new breath and blood flowing into his Lucas Davenport series. This is a series you must be reading if you are not already' Bookreporter.com'Sandford has always been at the top of any list of great mystery writers. His writing and the appeal of his lead character are as fresh as ever' The Huffington Post'Sandford is consistently brilliant' Cleveland Plain Dealer
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Summary
Clara Rinker is the best hit woman in the business. She's been hired by an attorney in Minnesota who wants a rival eliminated. But the witness survives, the attorney starts acting strangely and a big cop named Lucas Davenport gets on her case. There are loose ends popping up everywhere and Lucas is in for the run of his life
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Storyline
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Character
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053900
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1944 February 23-
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Sandford, John
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Camp, John
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True
Series statement
Prey series
Series volume
0010
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Crime & Thriller
Target audience
adult
Label
Certain Prey
Instantiates
Control code
BORROWBOX:SSI_702166
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781471182075
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Certain Prey
Control code
BORROWBOX:SSI_702166
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9781471182075
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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