The Resource Hostage, Robert Crais

Hostage, Robert Crais

Label
Hostage
Title
Hostage
Statement of responsibility
Robert Crais
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"An ex-con with delusions of grandeur and his tagalong brother unwittingly team up with a psychopath one wrong word away from meltdown. When their late afternoon joyride turns into a random act of violence, they take a family hostage in the affluent bedroom community of Bristo Camino. Enter Chief of Police Jeff Talley, a stressed-out former LAPD SWAT negotiator who is hiding from his past. Plunged back into the high-pressure world that he desperately wants to forget, Talley soon learns that his nightmare has only begun. The hostages are not who they seem, and the home contains secrets that even L.A.'s most lethal and volatile crime lord, Sonny Benza, fears. As Talley tries to hold himself together and save the people inside, the full weight of Benza's wrath descends on him, putting the police chief and his own family at risk. Soon, all involved are held hostage by the exigencies of fate and the only one capable of diffusing the standoff is the least stable of them all."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
LC call number
PS3553.R264
LC item number
H6 2001
Literary form
fiction
Hostage, Robert Crais
Label
Hostage, Robert Crais
Publication
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
AAA-2273
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Dimensions
25 cm.
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Edition
First edition
Extent
373 pages
Isbn
9780752841830
Lccn
2001032577
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) HAS112526
  • (BNAtoc) 2001032577
  • 6317668
  • (DLC) 2001032577
  • (HAP)OLD339028
  • 339028

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