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The Bookman

Tidhar, Lavie.

Nottingham, UK : Angry Robot ; New York : distributed in the U.S. by Random House, c2010.

412 p. ; 18 cm.

When his girlfriend is killed in a terrorist attack committed by the sinister Bookman, young poet Orphan becomes involved in a web of secrets and lies. His quest to uncover the truth takes him from the hidden catacombs of a London on the brink of revolution, through pirate-infested seas, to the mysterious island that may hold the secret to the origin not only of the shadowy Bookman, but of Orphan himself.

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ISBN:

978-0-85766-034-3 (pbk.) : $7.99

ISBN:

978-0-85766-034-3 (pbk.) : $7.99

Author:

Tidhar, Lavie.

Title:

The Bookman / Lavie Tidhar.

Edition:

1st American pbk. printing.

Publisher:

Nottingham, UK : Angry Robot ; New York : distributed in the U.S. by Random House, c2010.

Physical:

412 p. ; 18 cm.

Notes:

Includes excerpt from Camera obscura, the sequel to The Bookman (p. 399-412).

Summary:

When his girlfriend is killed in a terrorist attack committed by the sinister Bookman, young poet Orphan becomes involved in a web of secrets and lies. His quest to uncover the truth takes him from the hidden catacombs of a London on the brink of revolution, through pirate-infested seas, to the mysterious island that may hold the secret to the origin not only of the shadowy Bookman, but of Orphan himself.

Subject:

Terrorists--Fiction.

Subject:

Extraterrestrial beings--Fiction.

Subject:

Terrorism--England--London--Fiction.

Subject:

Steampunk fiction.

Subject:

Science fiction.

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