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The Feral Detective

The Feral Detective (Hardback)

By Lethem, Jonathan

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Jonathan Lethem's first detective novel since Motherless Brooklyn One of America's greatest storytellers. --Washington Post Phoebe Siegler first meets Charles Heist in a shabby trailer on the eastern edge of Los Angeles. She's looking for her friend's missing daughter, Arabella, ...and hires Heist to help. A laconic loner who keeps his pet opossum in a desk drawer, Heist intrigues the sarcastic and garrulous Phoebe. Reluctantly, he agrees to help. The unlikely pair navigate the enclaves of desert-dwelling vagabonds and find that Arabella is in serious trouble--caught in the middle of a violent standoff that only Heist, mysteriously, can end. Phoebe's trip to the desert was always going to be strange, but it was never supposed to be dangerous. . . . Jonathan Lethem's first detective novel since Motherless Brooklyn, The Feral Detective is a singular achievement by one of our greatest writers.
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ISBN 9780062859068
Released NZ 6 Nov 2018
Publisher Ecco Press
Format Hardback
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ISBN-13 9780062859068
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; ships 6-14 working days
Publisher Ecco Press
Imprint Ecco Press
Released 6 Nov 2018
Publication Country
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Lethem, Jonathan
Category Modern Fiction
Crime & Mystery Fiction
Number of Pages 336
Dimensions Width: 160mm
Height: 231mm
Spine: 25mm
Dewey Code 813.6
Weight 544g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Los Angeles (Calif.), Mystery fiction, Missing persons, Private investigators, Fiction
NBS Text Crime, Thriller & Adventure
ONIX Text General/trade