The Resource The shining girls, Lauren Beukes

The shining girls, Lauren Beukes

Label
The shining girls
Title
The shining girls
Statement of responsibility
Lauren Beukes
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1931, Harper Curtis discovers a time travel portal located in an otherwise undistinguished Chicago bungalow. Written on the walls of the house are the names of "shining girls" whose bright young lives he must extinguish. Thus does Curtis become a time-traveling serial killer, singling out his victims by giving them small gifts and then returning, years later, to eviscerate them. However, not everything goes as planned during his multi-decade murder spree. One victim, Kirby Mazrachi, survives his attack and, with the help of a journalist, begins to investigate her mysterious assailant. - Description by Gillian Speace
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
Romantic Times Reviewer's Choice Award, 2013.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10182693
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Beukes, Lauren
Dewey number
823/.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Serial murders
  • Time travel
  • Women
  • Suspense fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
The shining girls, Lauren Beukes
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
389 p.
Isbn
9780732295530
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780732295530
Label
The shining girls, Lauren Beukes
Publication
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
389 p.
Isbn
9780732295530
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780732295530

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