Coverart for item
The Resource Thirteen hours, Deon Meyer ; translated from the Afrikaans by K.L. Seegers

Thirteen hours, Deon Meyer ; translated from the Afrikaans by K.L. Seegers

Label
Thirteen hours
Title
Thirteen hours
Statement of responsibility
Deon Meyer ; translated from the Afrikaans by K.L. Seegers
Title variation
13 hours
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • afr
  • eng
Summary
It's early morning in Cape Town and Benny Griessel, homicide detective with the South African police service, has a bad feeling about this day. He's been sober for 156 days. A teenage girl's body has been found on the street, her throat cut. Greissel can't lead the investibgation, since he's been assingned to mentor a young detective on the case. And it turns out the girl was American - a P.R. nightmare in the #1 tourist destination in South Africa - back cover
Member of
Summary
Detective Benny Griessel has trodden on too many toes ever to reach the top of the promotion ladder, and now he concentrates on staying sober and mentoring young crime fighters. But when an American backpacker disappears in Cape Town, Benny has just thirteen hours to save the girl, save his career, and crack open a conspiracy which threatens the whole country
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
360181
Cataloging source
UNITY
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Meyer, Deon
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
Language note
Translation of: 13 uur
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Seegers, K. L
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print thriller
Series volume
0002
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Detectives
  • Detectives
  • Missing persons
  • Murder
Target audience
adult
Label
Thirteen hours, Deon Meyer ; translated from the Afrikaans by K.L. Seegers
Instantiates
Publication
Note
First published in the U.S.A. by Grove/Atlantic, 2010
Control code
000047475446
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
675 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781445854243
Isbn Type
(sbk)
System control number
(OCoLC)743473152
Label
Thirteen hours, Deon Meyer ; translated from the Afrikaans by K.L. Seegers
Publication
Note
First published in the U.S.A. by Grove/Atlantic, 2010
Control code
000047475446
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
675 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781445854243
Isbn Type
(sbk)
System control number
(OCoLC)743473152

Library Locations

    • Margaret Martin LibraryBorrow it
      Level 1, Royal Randwick Shopping Centre , Randwick, NSW, 2031, AU
      -33.9151421 151.2408898
Processing Feedback ...