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The strain, Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan

Label
The strain
Title
The strain
Statement of responsibility
Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A plane lands at JFK and mysteriously 'goes dark', stopping in the middle of the runway for no apparent reason, all lights off, all doors sealed. The pilots cannot be raised. When the hatch above the wing finally clicks open, it soon becomes clear that everyone on board is dead - although there is no sign of any trauma or struggle. Ephraim Goodweather and his team from the Center for Disease Control must work quickly to establish the cause of this strange occurrence before panic spreads. The first thing they discover is that four of the victims are actually still alive. But that's the only good news. And when all two hundred corpses disappear from various morgues around the city on the same night, things very rapidly get worse. Soon Eph and a small band of helpers will find themselves battling to protect not only their own loved ones, but the whole city, against an ancient threat to humanity
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Summary
A plane lands at JFK and mysteriously 'goes dark', stopping in the middle of the runway for no apparent reason, all lights off, all doors sealed. The pilots cannot be raised. When the hatch above the wing finally clicks open, it soon becomes clear that everyone on board is dead - although there is no sign of any trauma or struggle. Ephraim Goodweather and his team from the Center for Disease Control must work quickly to establish the cause of this strange occurrence before panic spreads. The first thing they discover is that four of the victims are actually still alive. But that's the only good news. And when all two hundred corpses disappear from various morgues around the city on the same night, things very rapidly get worse. Soon Eph and a small band of helpers will find themselves battling to protect not only their own loved ones, but the whole city, against an ancient threat to humanity.
Theme
Storyline
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Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
308009
Cataloging source
DLC
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1964-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Toro, Guillermo del
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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Hogan, Chuck
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Strain trilogy
Series volume
0001
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Vampires
Target audience
adult
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book one of the strain trilogy
Label
The strain, Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan
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Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: London: HarperCollins, 2009
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
495 pages
Isbn
9780007311293
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
The strain, Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: London: HarperCollins, 2009
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
495 pages
Isbn
9780007311293
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print

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