Get the New Arlington Public Library App for Apple/Android 

Shell game

Book Cover
Average Rating
Publisher:
G.P. Putnam's Sons,
Pub. Date:
1999.
Language:
English
Description
It is fall in New York City. On live television the re-creation of a legendary magic trick goes horribly awry - a terrible accident, everyone agrees. But two people know it is not. One is an aged magician in a private hospital in the northern corner of New York state. What a worthy performance, he thinks, murdering a man while a million people watch.The other is Kathleen Mallory. Once a feral child, loose on the city streets she is now a New York City policewoman and not much changed: a tall young woman with green eyes and a ferocious inner compass of right and wrong. For her, the death is too dramatic, too showy, and she is convinced that there will be another one - this perp loves spectacle. But even she cannot predict the spectacular chain of events that has already been set in motion, or the profoundly disturbing consequences it will have for those she holds most dear. For misdirection is the heart of magic. The lady never really gets sawed in half, does she?So why is there so much blood?
More Details
ISBN:
9780425176030
9780399144950
Also in this Series
More Like This
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID f4236d11-d25d-773e-5091-a39b473e069c
full_title shell game
author oconnell carol
grouping_category book
lastUpdate 2017-01-28 05:53:52AM

Solr Details

_version_ 1568720554661249024
accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
author O'Connell, Carol, 1947-
author-letter O'Connell, Carol,
author_additional Carol O'Connell.
author_display O'Connell, Carol
availability_toggle_arlington Available Now, Entire Collection
available_at_arlington Central
callnumber_sort_arlington D OCONN
collection_arlington Detectives
date_added 2011-01-26T05:00:00Z
days_since_added 2315
detailed_location_arlington Central Detectives
display_description
format_arlington Book
format_boost 10
format_category_arlington Books
grouping_category book
id f4236d11-d25d-773e-5091-a39b473e069c
isbn 9780399144950, 9780425176030
item_details ils:.b13290319|.i11642282|Central Detectives|D OCONN|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf|Jan 27, 2017|cafd||
itype_arlington Hardback
language English
language_boost 10
language_boost_es 1
lexile_code
lexile_score -1
lib_boost_arlington 50
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Fiction
local_callnumber_arlington D OCONN
local_callnumber_exact_arlington D OCONN
local_callnumber_left_arlington D OCONN
local_days_since_added_arlington 2315
num_holdings 1
owning_library_arlington Arlington Public Library, Aurora Hills, Central, Cherrydale, Columbia Pike, Connection Crystal City, Detention Center, Glencarlyn, Local History, Plaza, Shirlington, Westover
owning_location_arlington Central
physical 374 p. ; 24 cm.
popularity 7
primary_isbn 9780425176030
publishDate 1999
publishDateSort 1999
publisher G.P. Putnam's Sons,
rating 2.5
rating_facet oneStar, twoStar
record_details ils:.b13290319|Book|Books||English|G.P. Putnam's Sons,|1999.|374 p. ; 24 cm.
recordtype grouped_work
scope_has_related_records a, arlington, c, d, g, h, o, p, s, u, v, w
scoping_details_arlington ils:.b13290319|.i11642282|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true|999||
target_audience Adult
target_audience_full Adult
title Shell game
title_display Shell game
title_full Shell game / Carol O'Connell
title_short Shell game
title_sort shell game