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The Resource The Black Book

The Black Book

Label
The Black Book
Title
The Black Book
Statement of responsibility
James Patterson and David Ellis
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The "thrilling" #1 New York Times and USA Today bestseller (Karin Slaughter): when three bodies are found in a Chicago bedroom, a black book goes missing . . . and the city has never been more dangerous.Billy Harney was born to be a cop. As the son of Chicago's chief of detectives with a twin sister on the force, Billy plays it by the book. Teaming up with his adrenaline-junkie partner, Detective Kate Fenton, there's nothing he wouldn't sacrifice for his job. Enter Amy Lentini, a hard-charging assistant attorney hell-bent on making a name for herself who suspects Billy isn't the cop he claims to be. They're about to be linked by more than their careers.A horrifying murder leads investigators to an unexpected address-an exclusive brothel that caters to Chicago's most powerful citizens. There's plenty of incriminating evidence on the scene, but what matters most is what's missing: the madam's black book. Now with shock waves rippling through the city's elite, everyone's desperate to find it.As Chicago's elite scramble to get their hands on the elusive black book, no one's motives can be trusted. An ingenious, inventive thriller about power, corruption, and the secrets that can destroy a city, The Black Book is James Patterson at his page-turning best
Summary
A devoted Chicago cop from a family of career detectives miraculously survives an attack that kills his partner but that he cannot remember himself, an event that causes him to be charged with double murder and tasked with uncovering what really happened to clear his name
Theme
Storyline
Tone
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Character
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10554484
Cataloging source
BT
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1947-
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  • Patterson, James
  • Ellis, David
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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1967-
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Ellis, David
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True
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  • Fiction
  • Thriller
Target audience
adult
Label
The Black Book
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:b06fe6d4-0303-4714-a043-1f5f11710727
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780316464123
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The Black Book
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:b06fe6d4-0303-4714-a043-1f5f11710727
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780316464123
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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