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The Resource Prairie gothic, J.M. Hayes

Prairie gothic, J.M. Hayes

Label
Prairie gothic
Title
Prairie gothic
Statement of responsibility
J.M. Hayes
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Benteen County, Kansas, a hellhole in summer under scorching heat and winds, turns even meaner in winter. As a howling blizzard blows down upon Buffalo Springs, the sparsely populated county seat, Sheriff English is presented with a missing doll and a dead baby, their bodies switched, but by whom? And why? The elderly coroner disclaims any knowledge, but seems faintly uneasy, especially when the swastika on the tiny corpse is revealed. Meanwhile the sheriff's half-brother, Harvey Edward Maddox, also part Cheyenne and thus known as Mad Dog for his invocation of his Amerind heritage, has picked up a naked dead body from the Sunshine Towers retirement home and is heading towards a treetop burial when diverted by the storm. In a makeshift mound nearby, Mad Dog's pet hybrid-wolf finds a child's skull and evidence of mature bones. Also a fading ID for a living County Supervisor. Can the Hornbaker clan really be as gothic as it seems? And what of the tiny woman in the red shoes back at the Towers who calls herself Dorothy, underlying an odd note of Oz ..
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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Hayes, J. M
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3558.A8315
LC item number
P73 2003eb
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
A Mad Dog & Englishman mystery
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  • Kansas
  • FICTION
  • FICTION
  • Kansas
Label
Prairie gothic, J.M. Hayes
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Publication
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unknown
Carrier category
online resource
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rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
778697353
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unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (264 pages).
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781615950904
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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89fb5496-f93b-4bc1-8427-08bfc544081e
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)778697353
Label
Prairie gothic, J.M. Hayes
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
778697353
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (264 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781615950904
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
89fb5496-f93b-4bc1-8427-08bfc544081e
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)778697353

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