The Resource Short range, Stephen Leather

Short range, Stephen Leather

Label
Short range
Title
Short range
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Leather
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Dan 'Spider' Shepherd's career path - soldier, policeman, MI5 officer - has always put a strain on his family. So he is far from happy to learn that MI5 is using teenagers as informants. Parents are being kept in the dark and Shepherd fears that the children are being exploited. As an undercover specialist, Shepherd is tasked with protecting a 15-year-old schoolboy who is being used to gather evidence against violent drug dealers and a right-wing terrorist group. But when the boy's life is threatened, Shepherd has no choice but to step in and take the heat. And while Shepherd's problems mount up at work, he has even greater problems closer to home. His son Liam has fallen foul of the Serbian Mafia and if Shepherd doesn't intervene, Liam will die
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Summary
Dan 'Spider' Shepherd's career path - soldier, cop, MI5 officer - has always put a strain on his family. So he is far from happy to learn that MI5 is using teenagers as informants. Parents are being kept in the dark and Shepherd fears that the children are being exploited. As an undercover specialist, Shepherd is tasked with protecting a 15-year-old schoolboy who is being used to gather evidence against violent drug dealers and a right-wing terrorist group. But when the boy's life is threatened, Shepherd has no choice but to step in and take the heat. And while Shepherd's problems mount up on the job front, he has even greater problems closer to home. His son Liam has fallen foul of the Serbian Mafia and if Shepherd doesn't intervene, Liam will die.
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10783452
Cataloging source
YDX
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Leather, Stephen
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
A Spider Shepherd thriller
Series volume
16
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  • Great Britain
  • Shepherd, Dan (Fictitious character)
  • Drug dealers
  • Undercover operations
Target audience
adult
Label
Short range, Stephen Leather
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000065134494
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
314 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781473671928
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1046470150
Label
Short range, Stephen Leather
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000065134494
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
314 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781473671928
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1046470150

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