The Resource The black-eyed blonde: : a philip marlowe novel, Benjamin Black, (eaudio)

The black-eyed blonde: : a philip marlowe novel, Benjamin Black, (eaudio)

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The black-eyed blonde: : a philip marlowe novel
Title
The black-eyed blonde:
Title remainder
a philip marlowe novel
Statement of responsibility
Benjamin Black
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Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Raymond Chandler's incomparable private eye is back, pulled by a seductive young heiress into the most difficult and dangerous case of his career. "It was one of those summer Tuesday afternoons when you begin to wonder if the earth has stopped revolving. The telephone on my desk had the look of something that knows it's being watched. Traffic trickled by in the street below, and there were a few pedestrians, too, men in hats going nowhere." So begins The Black-Eyed Blonde, a new novel featuring Philip Marlowe-yes, that Philip Marlowe. Channeling Raymond Chandler, Benjamin Black has brought Marlowe back to life for a new adventure on the mean streets of Bay City, California. It is the early 1950s, Marlowe is as restless and lonely as ever, and business is a little slow. Then a new client is shown in: young, beautiful, and expensively dressed, she wants Marlowe to find her former lover, a man named Nico Peterson. Marlowe sets off on his search, but almost immediately discovers that Peterson's disappearance is merely the first in a series of bewildering events. Soon he is tangling with one of Bay City's richest families and developing a singular appreciation for how far they will go to protect their fortune. Only Benjamin Black, a modern master of the genre, could write a new Philip Marlowe novel that has all the panache and charm of the originals while delivering a story that is as sharp and fresh as today's best crime fiction
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Black, Benjamin
Dewey number
823/.914
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not applicable
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not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
PerformerNote
Narrated by Dennis Boutsikaris
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Boutsikaris, Dennis
  • hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Marlowe, Philip
  • Missing persons
  • Social classes
  • California
Target audience
adult
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not applicable
Label
The black-eyed blonde: : a philip marlowe novel, Benjamin Black, (eaudio)
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digital storage
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (480 min.))
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unknown
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  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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Isbn
9781427233370
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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unknown
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digital.
Publisher number
MWT11823891
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Sound
sound
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digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
Stock number
11823891
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MWT11823891
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Label
The black-eyed blonde: : a philip marlowe novel, Benjamin Black, (eaudio)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (480 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781427233370
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11823891
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11823891
System control number
MWT11823891
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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