Coverart for item
The Resource Edge : a novel, Jeffery Deaver

Edge : a novel, Jeffery Deaver

Label
Edge : a novel
Title
Edge
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Jeffery Deaver
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • When Washington D.C. police detective Ryan Kessler is targeted by "lifter" Henry Loving, he and his family are immediately put under government protection. Assigned to the Kesslers is protection officer Corte: uncompromising, relentlessly devoted to protecting those in his care and a brilliant game strategist. As the "lifter" closes in on his prey, Corte must decide whether to protect his charges, or expose them to a killer in the name of personal revenge
  • Detective Kessler is a Washington, D.C. cop, sidelined to routine investigations. So it's a surprise when he's targeted by a 'lifter, ' a person who 'lifts' information from people by whatever means necessary. And this lifter is one of the most terrifying: he prefers to get an 'edge' on his target by kidnapping or endangering their family. While the FBI and other organizations race to learn which of Kessler's seemingly insignificant cases is making somebody so uneasy they've called in a lifter, the task of safeguarding the cop, his wife and daughter, falls to expert in personal security, Corte. What ensues is a deadly contest between Corte and the lifter as each tries to outmanoeuvre the other -- and a surprising conclusion that even Deaver fans won't see coming ..
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Deaver, Jeffery
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3554.E1755
LC item number
E34 2010
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Police
  • Witnesses
  • Washington (D.C.)
  • Police
  • Washington (D.C.)
  • Police
  • Witnesses
  • Washington (D.C.)
  • Roman
  • Amerikanisches Englisch
  • Witnesses
  • Washington (D.C.)
  • Mystery fiction
Label
Edge : a novel, Jeffery Deaver
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Detective Kessler is a Washington, D.C. cop, sidelined to routine investigations. So it's a surprise when he's targeted by a 'lifter, ' a person who 'lifts' information from people by whatever means necessary. And this lifter is one of the most terrifying: he prefers to get an 'edge' on his target by kidnapping or endangering their family. While the FBI and other organizations race to learn which of Kessler's seemingly insignificant cases is making somebody so uneasy they've called in a lifter, the task of safeguarding the cop, his wife and daughter, falls to expert in personal security, Corte. What ensues is a deadly contest between Corte and the lifter as each tries to outmanoeuvre the other -- and a surprising conclusion that even Deaver fans won't see coming ..
Control code
ocn548597292
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
397 pages
Isbn
9781439156353
Lccn
2010026347
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781439156353
System control number
(OCoLC)548597292
Label
Edge : a novel, Jeffery Deaver
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Detective Kessler is a Washington, D.C. cop, sidelined to routine investigations. So it's a surprise when he's targeted by a 'lifter, ' a person who 'lifts' information from people by whatever means necessary. And this lifter is one of the most terrifying: he prefers to get an 'edge' on his target by kidnapping or endangering their family. While the FBI and other organizations race to learn which of Kessler's seemingly insignificant cases is making somebody so uneasy they've called in a lifter, the task of safeguarding the cop, his wife and daughter, falls to expert in personal security, Corte. What ensues is a deadly contest between Corte and the lifter as each tries to outmanoeuvre the other -- and a surprising conclusion that even Deaver fans won't see coming ..
Control code
ocn548597292
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
397 pages
Isbn
9781439156353
Lccn
2010026347
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781439156353
System control number
(OCoLC)548597292

Library Locations

    • Harry Bennett BranchBorrow it
      115 Vine Road, Stamford, CT, 06905, US
      41.099460 -73.543837
    • Main Library - Dimatta BuildingBorrow it
      1 Public Library Plaza, Stamford, CT, 06904, US
      41.055678 -73.539133
Processing Feedback ...