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The Resource A Measure of Darkness

A Measure of Darkness

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A Measure of Darkness
Title
A Measure of Darkness
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Summary
Deputy coroner Clay Edison goes to extreme lengths for a forgotten Jane Doe in the new thriller from a father-son team of bestselling authors who write "brilliant, page-turning fiction" (Stephen King)."As for the keen sense of drama, it must be a genetic trait. . . . The Kellermans show compassion for the survivors, including conscientious officials like Edison."—The New York Times Book ReviewFormer star basketball player Clay Edison is busy. He's solved a decades-old crime and redeemed an innocent man, earning himself a suspension in the process. Things are getting serious with his girlfriend. Plus his brother's fresh out of prison, bringing with him a whole new set of complications. Then the phone rings in the dead of night. A wild party in a gentrifying East Bay neighborhood. A heated argument that spills into the street. Gunshots. Chaos. For Clay and his fellow coroners, it's the start of a long night and the first of many to come. The victims keep piling up. What begins as a community tragedy soon becomes lurid fodder for social media. Then the smoke clears and the real mystery emerges—one victim's death doesn't match the others. Brutalized and abandoned, stripped of ID, and left to die: She is Jane Doe, a human question mark. And it falls to Clay to give her a name and a voice. Haunted by the cruelty of her death, he embarks upon a journey into the bizarre, entering a hidden world where innocence and perversity meet and mingle. There, his relentless pursuit of the truth opens the gateway to a dark and baffling past—and brings him right into the line of fire.Praise for A Measure of Darkness"Edison is an interesting protagonist, a good man for whom finding the truth is more important than anything else, including his own safety. He's gentle and strong, compassionate and ruthless, methodical and impulsive. A strong sequel to Crime Scene that will leave readers wanting to see more of Edison."—Booklist
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  • Kellerman, Jonathan
  • Kellerman, Jesse
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Fiction
  • Mystery
  • Suspense
  • Thriller
Label
A Measure of Darkness
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Publication
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OVERDRIVE:6bdba196-a843-4ce1-9e13-b41694efe3fe
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780399594649
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
A Measure of Darkness
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:6bdba196-a843-4ce1-9e13-b41694efe3fe
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780399594649
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

  • Green Lake Public Library (Caestecker)Borrow it
    Caestecker Public Library 518 Hill St, Green Lake, WI, 54941, US
    43.8451645 -88.9585917
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