The Resource Noir : a novel, Christopher Moore, (electronic resource)

Noir : a novel, Christopher Moore, (electronic resource)

Label
Noir : a novel
Title
Noir
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Moore
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The absurdly outrageous, sarcastically satiric, and always entertaining New York Times bestselling author Christopher Moore returns in finest madcap form with this zany noir set on the mean streets of post-World War II San Francisco, and featuring a diverse cast of characters, including a hapless bartender; his Chinese sidekick; a doll with sharp angles and dangerous curves; a tight-lipped Air Force general; a wisecracking waif; Petey, a black mamba; and many more.San Francisco. Summer, 1947. A dame walks into a saloon . . .It's not every afternoon that an enigmatic, comely blonde named Stilton (like the cheese) walks into the scruffy gin joint where Sammy "Two Toes" Tiffin tends bar. It's love at first sight, but before Sammy can make his move, an Air Force general named Remy arrives with some urgent business. 'Cause when you need something done, Sammy is the guy to go to; he's got the connections on the street.Meanwhile, a suspicious flying object has been spotted up the Pacific coast in Washington State near Mount Rainer, followed by a mysterious plane crash in a distant patch of desert in New Mexico that goes by the name Roswell. But the real weirdness is happening on the streets of the City by the Bay. When one of Sammy's schemes goes south and the Cheese mysteriously vanishes, Sammy is forced to contend with his own dark secrets--and more than a few strange goings on--if he wants to find his girl. Think Raymond Chandler meets Damon Runyon with more than a dash of Bugs Bunny and the Looney Tunes All Stars. It's all very, very Noir. It's all very, very Christopher Moore
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Moore, Christopher
Dewey number
813/.54
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PS3563.O594
LC item number
N65 2018ab
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
  • Read by Johnny Heller
  • Performed by Johnny Heller
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Heller, Johnny
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bartenders
  • Missing persons
  • San Francisco (Calif.)
  • FICTION / General
  • FICTION / Fantasy / Humorous
  • FICTION / Humorous
  • Bartenders
  • Missing persons
  • California
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Noir : a novel, Christopher Moore, (electronic resource)
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Publication
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unknown
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unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1031707149
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (9 hr., 8 min., 34 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780062803115
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
digital.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
BAC7B2EB-04A9-4360-837F-4C7D064C02C1
System control number
(OCoLC)1031707149
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Noir : a novel, Christopher Moore, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1031707149
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (9 hr., 8 min., 34 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780062803115
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
digital.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
BAC7B2EB-04A9-4360-837F-4C7D064C02C1
System control number
(OCoLC)1031707149
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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