The Resource Memory man, David Baldacci

Memory man, David Baldacci

Label
Memory man
Title
Memory man
Statement of responsibility
David Baldacci
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Amos Decker's life changed forever-- twice. The first time was on the gridiron. A big, towering athlete, he was the only person from his hometown of Burlington ever to go pro. But his career ended before it had a chance to begin. On his very first play, a violent helmet-to-helmet collision knocked him off the field for good, and left him with an improbable side effect -- he can never forget anything. The second time was at home nearly two decades later. Now a police detective, Decker returned from a stakeout one evening and entered a nightmare -- his wife, young daughter, and brother-in-law had been murdered. His family destroyed, their killer's identity as mysterious as the motive behind the crime, and unable to forget a single detail from that horrible night, Decker finds his world collapsing around him. He leaves the police force, loses his home, and winds up on the street, taking piecemeal jobs as a private investigator when he can. But over a year later, a man turns himself in to the police and confesses to the murders. At the same time a horrific event nearly brings Burlington to its knees, and Decker is called back in to help with this investigation. Decker also seizes his chance to learn what really happened to his family that night. To uncover the stunning truth, he must use his remarkable gifts and confront the burdens that go along with them. He must endure the memories he would much rather forget. And he may have to make the ultimate sacrifice
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DLC
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Baldacci, David
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
Amos Decker series
Series volume
[bk. 1]
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Photographic memory
  • Life change events
  • Murder victims' families
  • Murder
  • Memory
  • Life change events
  • Murder
  • Murder victims' families
  • Photographic memory
  • Homicide
  • Police
Label
Memory man, David Baldacci
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Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Amos Decker is a former professional football player whose career was ended by a terrible hit. Now a police detective, Amos is still haunted by a side effect from the accident -- he cannot forget things anymore. One night Decker comes home from a stakeout to find his wife, young daughter and brother-in-law horrifically murdered. Obviously scarred and nearly broken, Decker has to use his skills as a detective and his unusual brain capacity to try and catch the monster who killed his family
Control code
ocn902869119
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
405 pages
Isbn
9781455559824
Lccn
2015933974
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)902869119
Label
Memory man, David Baldacci
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Amos Decker is a former professional football player whose career was ended by a terrible hit. Now a police detective, Amos is still haunted by a side effect from the accident -- he cannot forget things anymore. One night Decker comes home from a stakeout to find his wife, young daughter and brother-in-law horrifically murdered. Obviously scarred and nearly broken, Decker has to use his skills as a detective and his unusual brain capacity to try and catch the monster who killed his family
Control code
ocn902869119
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
405 pages
Isbn
9781455559824
Lccn
2015933974
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)902869119

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