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The Resource The girl in the glass, Jeffery Ford

The girl in the glass, Jeffery Ford

Label
The girl in the glass
Title
The girl in the glass
Statement of responsibility
Jeffery Ford
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Diego, a seventeen-year-old illegal Mexican immigrant and his master grifter Thomas Schell, sail comfortably through the depression's hard times, scamming New York's grieving rich with elaborate, ingeniously staged séances -- until an impossible occurrence changes everything
Summary
Working alongside his con-man father and his father's partner as sham spiritual mediums for the grieving wealthy of Depression-era Long Island's Gold Coast, teenage illegal alien Diego finds his conscience working against him when he volunteers to help find the kidnapped daughter of a pair of new clients. 20,000 first printing
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Edgar Allan Poe Award for Best Paperback Original Mystery, 2006.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
138082
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ford, Jeffrey
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3556.O6997
LC item number
G57 2005
Literary form
fiction
NLM call number
Fiction
NLM item number
F699g 2005
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Swindlers and swindling
  • Spiritualists
  • Depressions
  • Mediums
  • Seances
  • Depressions
  • Mediums
  • Seances
  • Spiritualists
  • Swindlers and swindling
Target audience
adult
Label
The girl in the glass, Jeffery Ford
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
Control code
ocm57319859
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
286 pages
Isbn
9780060936198
Lccn
2004065638
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)57319859
Label
The girl in the glass, Jeffery Ford
Publication
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
ocm57319859
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
286 pages
Isbn
9780060936198
Lccn
2004065638
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)57319859

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