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The rook : a novel

Author: Daniel O'Malley
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Co., [2012]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A high-ranking member of a secret organization that battles supernatural forces wakes up in a London park with no memory, no idea who she is, and with a letter that provides instructions to help her uncover a far-reaching conspiracy.
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Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction, Australian
Paranormal fiction, Australian
Fantasy fiction
Paranormal fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel O'Malley
ISBN: 9780316098793 0316098795 9780316098809 0316098809
OCLC Number: 707964780
Description: 486 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Daniel O'Malley.

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"The body you are wearing used to be mine." So begins the letter Myfanwy Thomas is holding when she awakes in a London park surrounded by bodies all wearing latex gloves. With no recollection of who  Read more...

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"O'Malley's narrative is peppered with sly humor, referential social commentary, and the ironic, double-layered self-awareness that will have genre fans believing "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" has Read more...

 
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