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The Resource Invisible streets : a thriller, Toby Ball

Invisible streets : a thriller, Toby Ball

Label
Invisible streets : a thriller
Title
Invisible streets
Title remainder
a thriller
Statement of responsibility
Toby Ball
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A brilliantly imagined thriller, Invisible Streets is a sprawling, noirish epic of crime and corruption from an author who has been compared to Caleb Carr, James Ellroy, and Jonathan Lethem. The year is 1965, and the City is a hulking shell of itself. Bohemians, crooks, and snarling anti-Communists have their run of the place, but if Mr. Canada has his way, all this decline and decadence will soon be nothing but a distant memory. His New City Project will paper over the grit and the grime, making the City safe for the rich. According to him, the project the City's last hope--but according to everyone else in town, it's a death knell. So when the Project's cache of explosives goes missing, everyone is a suspect, and a police detective named Torsten Grip finds himself up against a ticking clock and a wall of silence. Meanwhile a journalist named Frank Frings--the last honest man in the City--sets out to find his friend's grandson, who has gotten himself involved with a radical group called Kollectiv 61, which--Grip believes--holds the key to the investigation. At once a cinematic journey through a city down on its luck and a gripping story all the way up to its shocking conclusion, Invisible Streets will leave you awed and breathless
Cataloging source
DLC
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Ball, Toby
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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  • City and town life
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Corruption
Target audience
adult
Label
Invisible streets : a thriller, Toby Ball
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
Control code
000054572407
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
321 pages
Isbn
9780715649886
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)907556793
Label
Invisible streets : a thriller, Toby Ball
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
Control code
000054572407
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
321 pages
Isbn
9780715649886
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)907556793

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