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The Resource Taken, Robert Crais

Taken, Robert Crais

Label
Taken
Title
Taken
Statement of responsibility
Robert Crais
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A wealthy industrialist's son was believed to have faked his own kidnapping, but Cole and Pike find it was no fake. The boy and his secret girlfriend have been taken by professional border kidnappers who buy, sell, and steal victims like commodities. When Cole goes undercover to try to buy the hostages back, he himself disappears. It is up to Pike to retrace Cole's steps
Member of
Summary
When the police tell a wealthy businesswomen that her missing daughter has faked his own kidnapping, she hires Elvis Cole and Joe Pike-and Cole soon determines that it was no fake. The girl and her secret boyfriend have been taken, and are now lost in the gray and changing world of the professional border kidnappers who prey not only on innocent victims but also on one another-buying, selling, and stealing victims like commodities. Fortunately, the kidnappers don't yet know who the boy is, but when Cole goes undercover to try to buy the two hostages back, he himself is taken and disappears. Now it is up to Pike to retrace Cole's steps, burning through the hard and murderous world of human traffickers ... before it is too late
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Shamus Award for Best P.I. Novel, 2013.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10017146
Cataloging source
BT
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
  • Elvis Cole
  • Joe Pike
Series volume
  • [book 13]
  • [book 4]
Target audience
adult
Label
Taken, Robert Crais
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Series numeration from goodreads.com
  • "An Elvis Cole novel"--Cover
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
19993623
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Berkley premium ed.
Extent
414 pages
Isbn
9780425250594
Lccn
779874722
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Taken, Robert Crais
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Series numeration from goodreads.com
  • "An Elvis Cole novel"--Cover
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
19993623
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Berkley premium ed.
Extent
414 pages
Isbn
9780425250594
Lccn
779874722
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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