The Resource The keeper, John Lescroart

The keeper, John Lescroart

Label
The keeper
Title
The keeper
Statement of responsibility
John Lescroart
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"On the evening before Thanksgiving, Hal Chase, a guard in the San Francisco County Jail, drives to the airport to pick up his step-brother for the weekend. When they return, Hal's wife, Katie, has disappeared without a clue. By the time Dismas Hardy hears about this, Katie has been missing for five days. The case strikes close to home because Katie had been seeing Hardy's wife, a marriage counselor. By this time, the original Missing Persons case has become a suspected homicide, and Hal is the prime suspect. And the lawyer he wants for his defense is none other than Hardy himself. Hardy calls on his friend, former homicide detective Abe Glitsky, to look into the case. At first it seems like the police might have it right; the Chases' marriage was fraught with problems; Hal's alibi is suspect; the life insurance policy on Katie was huge. But Glitsky's mission is to identify other possible suspects. And as Glitsky probes further, he learns of an incident at the San Francisco jail, where Hal works - only one of many questionable inmate deaths that have taken place there. Then, when Katie's body is found not three blocks from the Chase home, Homicide arrests Hal and he finds himself an inmate in the very jail where he used to work, a place full of secrets he knows all too well."
Member of
Cataloging source
ATPTT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lescroart, John T
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
Series statement
Dismas Hardy
Series volume
16
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Missing persons
  • Hardy, Dismas (Fictitious character)
  • Murder
  • Legal stories
  • San Francisco (Calif.)
  • Hardy, Dismas (Fictitious character)
  • Legal stories
  • Missing persons
  • Murder
  • California
Target audience
adult
Label
The keeper, John Lescroart
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
6 unnumbered pages, 405 pages
Isbn
9780755393244
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center's copy gift of John Lescroart; paperback edition.
Label
The keeper, John Lescroart
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
6 unnumbered pages, 405 pages
Isbn
9780755393244
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center's copy gift of John Lescroart; paperback edition.

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