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The Resource The off-islander, Peter Colt

The off-islander, Peter Colt

Label
The off-islander
Title
The off-islander
Statement of responsibility
Peter Colt
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Boston, 1982. Private investigator Andy Roark has spent the past decade trying to rediscover his place in the world. In Vietnam, there was order and purpose. Everything - no matter how brutal - happened for a reason. Back home, after brief stints in college and with the police force, Roark has settled for a steady, easy routine of divorce and insurance fraud cases. Roark's childhood friend, Danny Sullivan, dragged himself out of blue-collar Southie to become a respected and powerful lawyer. Now he wants Roark to help one of his clients with a sensitive request. Deborah Swift, wealthy wife of an aspiring California politician, is trying to trace her father, last seen on Cape Cod, who walked out on her and her mother long ago. Other investigators have turned up nothing, but Roark's local connections might give him an edge. The case takes Roark to the island of Nantucket, tranquil in its off-season, and laden with picturesque charm. Yet even here, on the quaint cobblestoned streets and pristine beaches, Roark's finely honed senses alert him to danger just below the surface. Nothing is quite as it seems. And the biggest case of Roark's career may just shatter what little peace of mind he has left . . ." --Publisher
Member of
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Colt, Peter
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3603.O4674
LC item number
O33 2019
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
An Andy Roark mystery
Series volume
1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Private investigators
  • Veterans
  • Missing persons
  • Nantucket Island (Mass.)
Label
The off-islander, Peter Colt
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First Kensington hardcover edition.
Extent
232 pages
Isbn
9781496723413
Lccn
bl2019021522
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)on1119666087
Label
The off-islander, Peter Colt
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First Kensington hardcover edition.
Extent
232 pages
Isbn
9781496723413
Lccn
bl2019021522
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)on1119666087

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