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The Resource Noir : a novel, Christopher Moore

Noir : a novel, Christopher Moore

Label
Noir : a novel
Title
Noir
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Moore
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Madcap, zany noir set on the mean streets of post-World War II San Francisco. Sammy "Two Toes" Tiffin is the bartender in a scruffy gin joint, with street connections that make him the go-to guy for just about everything. When one of his schemes goes south and his lady vanishes, Sammy follows a tortuous trail from Chinatown to Telegraph Hill to a hidden forest enclave in a desperate search to find his girl. Meanwhile, a suspicious flying object has been spotted by the Pacific Coast near Mount Ranier, followed by a mysterious plane crash in Roswell, New Mexico ... but the real weirdness is happening in the City by the Bay
  • San Francisco. Summer, 1947. An enigmatic, comely blonde named Stilton walks into the scruffy gin joint where Sammy "Two Toes" Tiffin tends bar. It's love at first sight, but before Sammy can make his move, an Air Force general named Remy arrives with some urgent business. A suspicious flying object has been spotted up the Pacific coast in Washington State near Mount Rainer, followed by a mysterious plane crash in a distant patch of desert in New Mexico that goes by the name Roswell. When one of Sammy's schemes goes south and the Cheese mysteriously vanishes, Sammy is forced to contend with his own dark secrets if he wants to find his girl
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Moore, Christopher
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3563.O594
LC item number
N65 2018
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bartenders
  • Human-alien encounters
  • San Francisco (Calif.)
  • FICTION / Fantasy / Humorous
  • FICTION / Satire
  • FICTION / Noir
  • Unidentified flying objects
Label
Noir : a novel, Christopher Moore
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
ocn988749546
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
339 pages
Isbn
9780062858320
Lccn
2017022082
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)988749546
Label
Noir : a novel, Christopher Moore
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
ocn988749546
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
339 pages
Isbn
9780062858320
Lccn
2017022082
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)988749546

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