The Resource The rook : a novel, Daniel O'Malley

The rook : a novel, Daniel O'Malley

Label
The rook : a novel
Title
The rook
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Daniel O'Malley
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The body you are wearing used to be mine." So begins the letter Myfanwy Thomas is holding when she awakes in a London park surrounded by bodies all wearing latex gloves. With no recollection of who she is, Myfanwy must follow the instructions her former self left behind to discover her identity and track down the agents who want to destroy her. She soon learns that she is a Rook, a high-ranking member of a secret organization called the Chequy that battles the many supernatural forces at work in Britain. She also discovers that she possesses a rare, potentially deadly supernatural ability of her own. In her quest to uncover which member of the Chequy betrayed her and why, Myfanwy encounters a person with four bodies, an aristocratic woman who can enter her dreams, a secret training facility where children are transformed into deadly fighters, and a conspiracy more vast than she ever could have imagined
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
823/.92
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9619.4.O52
LC item number
R66 2012
Literary form
fiction
The rook : a novel, Daniel O'Malley
Label
The rook : a novel, Daniel O'Malley
Publication
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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
163850
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Dimensions
24 cm.
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Edition
First edition
Extent
482 pages
Isbn
9780316098793
Lccn
2011019741
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) TC163850
  • 13947355
  • (eLGAR).b26365066
  • (OCoLC)707964780
  • (Nz)13947355

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