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The Resource Hostage, Robert Crais

Hostage, Robert Crais

Label
Hostage
Title
Hostage
Statement of responsibility
Robert Crais
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Jeff Talley, a former LAPD SWAT team negotiator takes a job as a police chief in a small Southern California town after a hostage situation gone bad results in recurring nightmares for him. Now, three small time punks go on the run after a grocery store robbery and killing in Talley's town. Soon the deputies have surrounded the house where the inept robbers have taken a man and his two children hostage. Talley's worst nightmare has returned as he must negotiate for the hostage's lives until the county sheriff's SWAT team arrives. Plus the house belongs to a white collar criminal who launders money for La Cosa Nostra
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
New York Times Notable Mysteries, 2001
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064383
Cataloging source
DLC
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1953-
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Crais, Robert
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Mafia
  • Hostages
Target audience
adult
Label
Hostage, Robert Crais
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000022724398
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
352p.
Isbn
9780752841830
Label
Hostage, Robert Crais
Publication
Control code
000022724398
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
352p.
Isbn
9780752841830

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