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  • 0 of 7 copies available at York County Libraries.

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32 current holds with 7 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Arthur Hufnagel Public Library ACQ222186 (Text) ONORDER222186 Adult Area New On Order -
Dover Area Community Library ACQ222373 (Text) ONORDER222373 Adult Area New On Order -
Glatfelter Memorial Library Adults KOR Fiction (Text) 34216000987885 Adult Area New Checked Out 07/08/2021
Guthrie Memorial Library: Hanover's Public Library Adults KOR Fiction (Text) 34007002433865 Adult Area New Checked Out 07/06/2021
  Plated 2021: In Memory of Joseph Diodato
Kaltreider-Benfer Library Adults KOR Fiction (Text) 34002001663620 Adult Area New In Process -
Martin Library Adults KOR Fiction (Text) 33454005800743 Atrium Checked Out 07/08/2021
Paul Smith Library of Southern York County Adults KOR Fiction (Text) 34318001184916 Adult Area New Checked Out 07/01/2021

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781250790767 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 125079076X (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 322 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Celadon Books, 2021.

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"Jacob Finch Bonner was once a promising young novelist with a respectably published first book. Today, he's teaching in a third-rate MFA program and struggling to maintain what's left of his self-respect; he hasn't written--let alone published--anything decent in years. When Evan Parker, his most arrogant student, announces he doesn't need Jake's help because the plot of his book in progress is a sure thing, Jake is prepared to dismiss the boast as typical amateur narcissism. But then he hears the plot. Jake returns to the downward trajectory of his own career and braces himself for the supernova publication of Evan Parker's first novel: but it never comes. When he discovers that his former student has died, presumably without ever completing his book, Jake does what any self-respecting writer would do with a story like that--a story that absolutely needs to be told. In a few short years, all of Evan Parker's predictions have come true, but Jake is the author enjoying the wave. He is wealthy, famous, praised and read all over the world. But at the height of his glorious new life, an e-mail arrives, the first salvo in a terrifying, anonymous campaign: You are a thief, it says. As Jake struggles to understand his antagonist and hide the truth from his readers and his publishers, he begins to learn more about his late student, and what he discovers both amazes and terrifies him. Who was Evan Parker, and how did he get the idea for his "sure thing" of a novel? What is the real story behind the plot, and who stole it from whom?"-- Publisher.
Subject: Plagiarism > Fiction.
Authors > Fiction.
Theft > Fiction.
Novelists > Fiction.
Plots (Drama, novel, etc.) > Authorship > Fiction.
Truthfulness and falsehood > Fiction.
Genre: Suspense fiction.
Thrillers (Fiction)
Psychological fiction.
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