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Author Kroese, Robert, author.

Title The big sheep / Robert Kroese.

Publication Info. New York : Thomas Dunne Books, 2016.
2016

Copies

Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Bourbonnais PL Adult Fiction - BDBB-2  F KRO    AVAILABLE
 Coal City PL Adult Fiction - CCBB-2  SF KROES    AVAILABLE
 Freeport PL Adult Science Fiction - FPLY-13  SF KROESE    AVAILABLE
 Manhattan-Elwood PL Adult Fiction - MTBB-2  F KRO    AVAILABLE
 Rock Island Main Lib Adult Science Fiction-Fantasy - RIPG-6  SF KROESE    AVAILABLE
 Sandwich PLD Adult Fiction - SABB-4  FIC KROESE    AVAILABLE
 Sycamore PL Adult 2nd Floor - SYLY-12  FIC KRO    AVAILABLE
Edition First edition.
Description 308 pages ; 22 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Summary "Los Angeles of 2039 is a baffling and bifurcated place. After the Collapse of 2028, a vast section of LA, the Disincorporated Zone, was disowned by the civil authorities, and became essentially a third world country within the borders of the city. Navigating the boundaries between DZ and LA proper is a tricky task, and there's no one better suited than eccentric private investigator Erasmus Keane. When a valuable genetically altered sheep mysteriously goes missing from Esper Corporation's labs, Keane is the one they call. But while the erratic Keane and his more grounded partner, Blake Fowler, are on the trail of the lost sheep, they land an even bigger case. Beautiful television star Priya Mistry suspects that someone is trying to kill her - and she wants Keane to find out who. When Priya vanishes and then reappears with no memory of having hired them, Keane and Fowler realize something very strange is going on. As they unravel the threads of the mystery, it soon becomes clear that the two cases are connected - and both point to a sinister conspiracy involving the most powerful people in the city. Saving Priya and the sheep will take all of Keane's wits and Fowler's skills, but in the end, they may discover that some secrets are better left hidden. Kroese's novel is perfect for fans of Philip Dick's Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep, Terry Pratchett's Guards! Guards!, and Scalzi's Old Man's War"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Private investigators -- California -- Los Angeles -- Fiction.
Conspiracy -- Fiction.
Cloning -- Fiction.
FICTION / Science Fiction / General.
Cloning. (OCoLC)fst00864579
Conspiracy. (OCoLC)fst00875719
Private investigators. (OCoLC)fst01077503
California -- Los Angeles. (OCoLC)fst01204540
Genre/Form Science fiction.
Mystery fiction.
Fiction. (OCoLC)fst01423787
ISBN 9781250088444 (hardcover)
1250088445 (hardcover)

 
    
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