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The Resource Dead Man's Switch

Dead Man's Switch

Label
Dead Man's Switch
Title
Dead Man's Switch
Statement of responsibility
Sigmund Brouwer
Title variation
Dead mans switch
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Sigmund Brouwer, with nearly three million books in print, will have thrill seekers of all ages on the edge of their seats with this captivating young adult novel.When a teen boy receives a written warning from his friend to avoid his church and leave his remote island town immediately, he's terrified—his friend died weeks ago!He knows danger is up ahead when he realizes that his friend's dead man's switch computer program has been activated. Unsure who to trust, he sets out alone to unravel a dark conspiracy. Soon, the seeker soon becomes the hunted in an unknown wilderness. The only hope for escape is a trigger-happy hermit—a man with his own secrets to hide.Fiction fans who love a great mystery and the quest for justice will talk about and think about this book long after the last chapter is read
Summary
On a remote island in Washington's Puget Sound that houses a federal prison where his father works, high school senior King sets out alone to unravel a dark conspiracy after receiving a "fail safe" email from his best friend who drowned in a boating accident two weeks earlier.
Storyline
Pace
Tone
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Award
Arthur Ellis Award for Best Juvenile Mystery, 2015.
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10351390
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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  • 3
  • 4
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Dead Man's Switch
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:f7591013-cd07-4b6b-88cf-cb51630eaf11
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780736957236
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Dead Man's Switch
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:f7591013-cd07-4b6b-88cf-cb51630eaf11
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780736957236
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

    • Huntsville Public LibraryBorrow it
      1219 13th Street, Huntsville, TX, 77340, US
      30.721643 -95.551716
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