The Resource Codex born, Jim C. Hines

Codex born, Jim C. Hines

Label
Codex born
Title
Codex born
Statement of responsibility
Jim C. Hines
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Five hundred years ago, Johannes Gutenberg discovered the art of libriomancy, allowing him to reach into books to create things from their pages. Gutenberg's power brought him many enemies, and some of those enemies have waited centuries for revenge. Revenge which begins with the brutal slaughter of a wendigo in the northern Michigan town of Tamarack, a long-established werewolf territory. Libriomancer Isaac Vainio is part of Die Zwelf Portenære, better known as the Porters, the organization founded by Gutenberg to protect the world from magical threats. Isaac is called in to investigate the killing, along with Porter psychiatrist Nidhi Shah and his dryad bodyguard and lover, Lena Greenwood. Born decades ago from the pages of a pulp fantasy novel, Lena was created to be the ultimate fantasy woman, strong and deadly, but shaped by the needs and desires of her companions. Her powers are unique, and Gutenberg's enemies hope to use those powers for themselves. But their plan could unleash a far darker evi l ..
Member of
Summary
Bodyguard Lena Greenwood, a dryad created from the pages of a pulp fantasy novel, must use her unique powers against the enemies of Libriomancer Isaac Vainio while investigating the murder of two teen werewolves
Storyline
Pace
Tone
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10192733
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hines, Jim C
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3608.I56
LC item number
C63 2013
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
  • Magic ex libris
  • DAW Book Collectors
Series volume
  • book 2
  • no. 1629
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Magicians
  • Magic
  • Murder
  • Books
  • Dryads
  • Werewolves
  • Librarians
  • Bodyguards
  • Secret societies
  • Revenge
  • Michigan
  • Books and reading
  • Bodyguards
  • Books
  • Dryads
  • Librarians
  • Magic
  • Magicians
  • Murder
  • Revenge
  • Secret societies
  • Werewolves
  • Michigan
Target audience
adult
Label
Codex born, Jim C. Hines
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-326)
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
ocn806431399
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 326 pages
Isbn
9780756408169
Lccn
2013498202
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)806431399
Label
Codex born, Jim C. Hines
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-326)
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
ocn806431399
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 326 pages
Isbn
9780756408169
Lccn
2013498202
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)806431399

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