The Resource The only child : a novel, Andrew Pyper

The only child : a novel, Andrew Pyper

Label
The only child : a novel
Title
The only child
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Pyper
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The #1 internationally bestselling author of The Demonologist radically reimagines the origins of gothic literature's founding masterpieces--Frankenstein, Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, and Dracula--in a contemporary novel driven by relentless suspense and surprising emotion. This is the story of a man who may be the world's one real-life monster, and the only woman who has a chance of finding him. As a forensic psychiatrist at New York's leading institution of its kind, Dr. Lily Dominick has evaluated the mental states of some of the country's most dangerous psychotics. But the strangely compelling client she interviewed today--a man with no name, accused of the most twisted crime--struck her as somehow different from the others, despite the two impossible claims he made. First, that he is more than two hundred years old and personally inspired Mary Shelley, Robert Louis Stevenson, and Bram Stoker in creating the three novels of the nineteenth century that define the monstrous in the modern imagination. Second, that he's Lily's father. To discover the truth--behind her client, her mother's death, herself--Dr. Dominick must embark on a journey that will threaten her career, her sanity, and ultimately her life. Fusing the page-turning tension of a first-rate thriller with a provocative take on where thrillers come from, The Only Child will keep you up until its last unforgettable revelation"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pyper, Andrew,
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9199.3.P96
LC item number
O55 2017b
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Forensic psychiatrists
  • FICTION / Literary
  • FICTION / Thrillers / General
  • FICTION / Horror
Label
The only child : a novel, Andrew Pyper
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.
Control code
987376287
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
284 pages
Isbn
9781476755212
Lccn
2017019157
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Label
The only child : a novel, Andrew Pyper
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.
Control code
987376287
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
284 pages
Isbn
9781476755212
Lccn
2017019157
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n

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