The Resource Orphan X, Gregg Hurwitz

Orphan X, Gregg Hurwitz

Label
Orphan X
Title
Orphan X
Statement of responsibility
Gregg Hurwitz
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
""Orphan X is the most gripping, high-octane thriller I've read in a long, long time. Hang onto your seat because Gregg Hurwitz will take you on a dizzying ride you'll not soon forget!"--Tess Gerritsen The Nowhere Man is a legendary figure spoken about only in whispers. It's said that when he's reached by the truly desperate and deserving, the Nowhere Man can and will do anything to protect and save them. But he's no legend. Evan Smoak is a man with skills, resources, and a personal mission to help those with nowhere else to turn. He's also a man with a dangerous past. Chosen as a child, he was raised and trained as part of the off-the-books black box Orphan program, designed to create the perfect deniable intelligence assets--i.e. assassins. He was Orphan X. Evan broke with the program, using everything he learned to disappear. Now, however, someone is on his tail. Someone with similar skills and training. Someone who knows Orphan X. Someone who is getting closer and closer. And will exploit Evan's weakness--his work as The Nowhere Man--to find him and eliminate him. Grabbing the reader from the very first page, Orphan X is a masterful thriller, the first in Gregg Hurwitz's electrifying new series featuring Evan Smoak"--
Member of
Summary
Evan Smoak, the Nowhere Man a protector of the truly desperate and deserving, finds himself a target of someone with similar training and knowledge of his Orphan X identity
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
RUSA Reading List, 2017.
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10457512
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hurwitz, Gregg Andrew
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3558.U695
LC item number
O77 2016
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
  • Nowhere Man
  • Orphan X
  • Evan Smoak
Series volume
  • 1
  • 1
  • 1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vigilantes
  • Assassins
  • Secrets
  • Assassins
  • Vigilantes
Target audience
adult
Label
Orphan X, Gregg Hurwitz
Link
http://www.gregghurwitz.net
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
First published in New York by Minotaur Books in 2016.-The Nowhere Man is a legendary figure spoken about only in whispers. It's said that when he's reached by the truly desperate and deserving, the Nowhere Man can and will do anything to protect and save them. But he's no legend. Evan Smoak is a man with skills, resources, and a personal mission to help those with nowhere else to turn. He's also a man with a dangerous past. Chosen as a child, he was raised and trained as part of the off-the-books black box Orphan program, designed to create the perfect deniable intelligence assets -- i.e. assassins. He was Orphan X. Evan broke with the program, using everything he learned to disappear. Now, however, someone is on his tail. Someone with similar skills and training. Someone who knows Orphan X. Someone who is getting closer and closer
Control code
ocn925426527
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
356 pages
Isbn
9781250067845
Lccn
2015038311
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)925426527
Label
Orphan X, Gregg Hurwitz
Link
http://www.gregghurwitz.net
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
First published in New York by Minotaur Books in 2016.-The Nowhere Man is a legendary figure spoken about only in whispers. It's said that when he's reached by the truly desperate and deserving, the Nowhere Man can and will do anything to protect and save them. But he's no legend. Evan Smoak is a man with skills, resources, and a personal mission to help those with nowhere else to turn. He's also a man with a dangerous past. Chosen as a child, he was raised and trained as part of the off-the-books black box Orphan program, designed to create the perfect deniable intelligence assets -- i.e. assassins. He was Orphan X. Evan broke with the program, using everything he learned to disappear. Now, however, someone is on his tail. Someone with similar skills and training. Someone who knows Orphan X. Someone who is getting closer and closer
Control code
ocn925426527
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
356 pages
Isbn
9781250067845
Lccn
2015038311
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)925426527

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