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The Resource The Chalk Man

The Chalk Man

Label
The Chalk Man
Title
The Chalk Man
Statement of responsibility
C J Tudor
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
'IF YOU LIKE MY STUFF, YOU'LL LIKE THIS' STEPHEN KING 'WONDERFULLY CREEPY - LIKE A COLD BLADE ON THE BACK OF YOUR NECK' LEE CHILD ____________ It was only meant to be a game . . . None of us ever agreed on the exact beginning. Was it when we started drawing the chalk figures, or when they started to appear on their own? Was it the terrible accident? Or when they found the first body? ____________ THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER SHORTLISTED FOR A NATIONAL BOOK AWARD & THE STEEL DAGGER, BEST THRILLER AWARD 'A must-read' Daily Express 'A tense gripper with a leave-the-lights-on shock ending' Sunday Times 'There are shades of Stephen King in this very creepy timeslip' Guardian, BOOKS OF THE YEAR 'A frightening Stephen King-esque coming-of-age story cum murder mystery' Daily Telegraph, BOOKS OF THE YEAR 'There are shades of Stephen King when the reality bends into the sinister, and a deliciously creepy finale' Daily Mail 'Deliciously creepy with a side order of Eighties nostalgia' Good Housekeeping
Summary
Three decades after his circle of friends is traumatized by the discovery of a murder victim while passing secret messages through a chalk-figure code of their invention, Eddie finds himself targeted by an unknown adversary who is using their former communication methods to torment and kill his friends
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Thriller Award for Best First Novel, 2019.
  • Librarians' Choice (Australia), 2017.
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10616350
Cataloging source
DLC
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C. J. Tudor
Dewey number
823.92
Index
index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Fiction / Crime
Target audience
adult
Label
The Chalk Man
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ODILO:034300004604
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781405930963
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The Chalk Man
Publication
Control code
ODILO:034300004604
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9781405930963
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

    • Lionel Bowen Library and Community CentreBorrow it
      669-673 Anzac Parade, Marouba, NSW, 2035, AU
      -33.938111 151.237977
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