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The Resource The Scarecrow

The Scarecrow

Label
The Scarecrow
Title
The Scarecrow
Statement of responsibility
Michael Connelly
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Crime reporter Jack McEvoy, who made his career when he broke the story of The Poet, is onto another story that will bring him face to face with evil in this gripping thriller from the international bestselling author Michael Connelly.Crime reporter Jack McEvoy is at the end of the line. With cuts being made, he's got 30 days left on the job. His last assignment? Training his young replacement. But Jack has other plans. He is going to go out with a bang - a final story that will win journalism's highest honour: a Pulitzer Prize.Jack focuses on a 16-year-old drug dealer who has confessed to a brutal murder. But he soon realises that the so-called confession is bogus. The investigation leads him to a killer known as The Scarecrow who has worked completely below the police radar.Jack is off and running on the biggest story he's had since The Poet crossed his path twelve years before - but The Scarecrow knows he's coming..
Summary
Pursuing a big story in anticipation of his imminent layoff, Los Angeles reporter Jack McEvoy investigates the murder confession of a teen drug dealer and realizes that the youth may be innocent, a discovery that pits him against a killer operating below police radar
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Library Journal Best Books, 2009.
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304573
Cataloging source
DLC
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1956-
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Connelly, Michael
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
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  • Fiction
  • Thriller
Target audience
adult
Label
The Scarecrow
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:03d8e343-655e-47f2-b4be-e9bd948957bf
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781742698380
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The Scarecrow
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:03d8e343-655e-47f2-b4be-e9bd948957bf
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781742698380
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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