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The Resource The fall : a novel, John Lescroart

The fall : a novel, John Lescroart

Label
The fall : a novel
Title
The fall
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
John Lescroart
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Late one night, a teenage African American foster child named Tanya Morgan plummets to her death from the overpass above San Francisco's Stockton tunnel. But did she fall...or was she pushed? Rushing to produce a convictable suspect in the glare of the media spotlight, homicide inspectors focus their attention on a naive young man named Greg Treadway. Greg is a middle school teacher and he volunteers as a Special Advocate for foster children. At first, the only thing connecting him to Tanya's death is the fact that they shared a meal earlier that night. But soon enough, elements of that story seem to fall apart...and Hardy's daughter, Rebecca, finds herself drawn into the young man's defense. By the time Greg's murder trial gets underway, Dismas and Rebecca have unearthed several other theories about the crime: a missing stepfather who'd sexually assaulted her; a roommate who ran a call girl service; a psychologically unstable birth mother; and a mysterious homeless man who may have had dealings with Tanya. Or Greg Treadway himself, who is perhaps not all that he first appeared. But how will they get these theories in front of a jury? And if they can, what price will they have to pay?
  • San Francisco lawyers Dismas Hardy and his associate and only daughter Rebecca find themselves in the middle of a difficult murder case involving a teenage African American foster child
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lescroart, John T
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3562.E78
LC item number
F35 2015
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
Dismas Hardy series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hardy, Dismas (Fictitious character)
  • Murder
  • Hardy, Dismas (Fictitious character)
  • Murder
  • San Francisco (Calif.)
  • California
  • Legal stories
  • Detective and mystery stories
Label
The fall : a novel, John Lescroart
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Rebecca Hardy's first case"--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn883147804
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Atria Books hardcover edition.
Extent
308 pages
Isbn
9781476709215
Lccn
2014046310
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
The fall : a novel, John Lescroart
Publication
Note
"Rebecca Hardy's first case"--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn883147804
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Atria Books hardcover edition.
Extent
308 pages
Isbn
9781476709215
Lccn
2014046310
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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