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The Resource The black jersey : a novel, Jorge Zepeda Patterson ; translated by Achy Obejas

The black jersey : a novel, Jorge Zepeda Patterson ; translated by Achy Obejas

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The black jersey : a novel
Title
The black jersey
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Jorge Zepeda Patterson ; translated by Achy Obejas
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Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
"There are riders willing to die just to win a single leg of the Tour, careening downhill at a suicidal ninety kilometers per hour; now I know there are also riders ready to kill for it. Marc, a French-Colombian professional cyclist with a military past, is on an elite Tour de France team led by his best friend, Steve, an American star and a favorite to win this year's Tour. But the competition takes a dark turn when someone begins eliminating racers in a series of violent "accidents," and all the remaining athletes become suspects. Marc agrees to help the French police with their investigation from the inside, but as the days progress, the dangers grow, and the number of potential murderers--and potential winners--shrinks. In fact, if there's any team that has been favored by the murderer's actions, it's Marc and Steve's. Who can Marc trust? Who should he protect? As the finish line approaches, Marc must decide what he's willing to risk for justice, victory, and friendship"--
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Zepeda Patterson, Jorge
Dewey number
863/.7
Index
no index present
LC call number
PQ7298.436.E65
LC item number
M3513 2019
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1956-
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Obejas, Achy
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  • Tour de France (Bicycle race)
  • Cyclists
Label
The black jersey : a novel, Jorge Zepeda Patterson ; translated by Achy Obejas
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Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1054830541
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
xiii, 312 pages
Isbn
9781984801074
Lccn
2018043386
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1054830541
Label
The black jersey : a novel, Jorge Zepeda Patterson ; translated by Achy Obejas
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1054830541
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
xiii, 312 pages
Isbn
9781984801074
Lccn
2018043386
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1054830541

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