skip to content
The memory chamber Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The memory chamber

Author: Holly Cave
Publisher: London : Quercus Publishing, 2018.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
"The perfect afterlife, or a living nightmare? Isobel has it all; a steady relationship, the immaculate home and her dream job. Life, and even death, is completely under her control. For Isobel's generation death no longer means oblivion, thanks to firms like her employer, Oakley Associates. Isobel is their top Heaven Architect, crafting perfect afterlives for her clients: artificial paradises of the mind built from  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Science fiction
Romance fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Holly Cave
ISBN: 9781786485366 1786485362 9781786485359 1786485354
OCLC Number: 1016501536
Description: 354 p. ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Holly Cave.

Abstract:

An afterlife of your own design, what could go wrong? The dark and gripping thriller from an exciting new voice in speculative fiction.  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

A wonderful, original thriller. Check it out * CJ Tudor, author of The Chalk Man * Vivid, compelling, and thought-provoking. Utterly original. * Will Dean, author of Dark Pines * Will mess with your Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1016501536> # The memory chamber
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "1016501536" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> ; # London
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4518566065#Topic/future_life> ; # Future life
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4518566065#Topic/businesswomen> ; # Businesswomen
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4518566065#Topic/death> ; # Death
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4518566065#Topic/creative_thinking> ; # Creative thinking
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4518566065#Topic/married_men> ; # Married men
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4518566065#Topic/suspicion> ; # Suspicion
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4518566065#Topic/murder_investigation> ; # Murder--Investigation
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4518566065#Topic/betrayal> ; # Betrayal
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4518566065#Topic/man_woman_relationships> ; # Man-woman relationships
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4518566065#Topic/sexual_attraction> ; # Sexual attraction
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4518566065#Person/cave_holly> ; # Holly Cave
    schema:datePublished "2018" ;
    schema:description ""The perfect afterlife, or a living nightmare? Isobel has it all; a steady relationship, the immaculate home and her dream job. Life, and even death, is completely under her control. For Isobel's generation death no longer means oblivion, thanks to firms like her employer, Oakley Associates. Isobel is their top Heaven Architect, crafting perfect afterlives for her clients: artificial paradises of the mind built from the memories they treasure most. Then Isobel meets handsome client, Jarek. Her disciplined life gives way to something passionate and extreme, and Isobel jeopardises everything to embark on an affair with a terminally-ill - and married - man. When Jarek posthumously becomes the prime suspect in a murder that took place just before his death, Isobel is forced to prove his innocence. Jarek's afterlife faces termination if the real culprit cannot be found. But as Isobel stumbles upon the darker side of the work she so passionately believes in, she can trust no one with what she finds. Set in the near-future, this thrilling and original story vaults the reader into a world that is terrifyingly close to our own, where we can avoid everything we fear - even death itself. But can we ever escape the truth?"--Provided by publisher."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/4518566065> ;
    schema:genre "Thrillers (Fiction)"@en ;
    schema:genre "Romance fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Science fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "The memory chamber"@en ;
    schema:numberOfPages "354" ;
    schema:productID "1016501536" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1016501536#PublicationEvent/london_quercus_publishing_2018> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4518566065#Agent/quercus_publishing> ; # Quercus Publishing
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781786485359> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781786485366> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1016501536> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> # London
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "London" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4518566065#Agent/quercus_publishing> # Quercus Publishing
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Quercus Publishing" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4518566065#Person/cave_holly> # Holly Cave
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Cave" ;
    schema:givenName "Holly" ;
    schema:name "Holly Cave" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4518566065#Topic/creative_thinking> # Creative thinking
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Creative thinking"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4518566065#Topic/man_woman_relationships> # Man-woman relationships
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Man-woman relationships"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4518566065#Topic/murder_investigation> # Murder--Investigation
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Murder--Investigation"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4518566065#Topic/sexual_attraction> # Sexual attraction
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Sexual attraction"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781786485359>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1786485354" ;
    schema:isbn "9781786485359" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781786485366>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1786485362" ;
    schema:isbn "9781786485366" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.