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The Resource A noise downstairs : a novel, Linwood Barclay

A noise downstairs : a novel, Linwood Barclay

Label
A noise downstairs : a novel
Title
A noise downstairs
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Linwood Barclay
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • On a deserted road late one night, college professor Paul Davis surprises a murderer disposing of a couple of bodies. Eight moths later Paul is battling PTSD, depression, and severe problems at work. His wife Charlotte brings home a vintage typewriter to encourage him to get started on that novel he's always intended to write. Now only Paul can hear the noise of the keys clacking downstairs at night when no one is there. The killer had made his victims type apologies to him before ending their lives-- could this be the same machine? -- adpated from back cover
  • College professor Paul Davis has a normal life until late one evening he spots a colleague disposing of two dead bodies. After nearly losing his life that night, Paul is battling PTSD, depression, and severe problems at work and home. His wife, Charlotte, tries to cheer him up by giving him the vintage typewriter he always wanted but it becomes a source of anxiety itself as Paul swears he can hear the keys clacking when everyone is in bed. Increasingly tormented yet determined to discover he truth, Paul begins reinvestigating the deaths himself
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation location within source
  • June 01, 2018
  • April 30, 2018
Citation source
  • Library Journal
  • Publishers Weekly
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Barclay, Linwood
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9199.3.B37135
LC item number
N65 2018
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • College teachers
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Typewriters
  • Auditory hallucinations
  • Murder
Label
A noise downstairs : a novel, Linwood Barclay
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
BRD2017048396
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
356 pages
Isbn
9780062678256
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2017048396
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780062678256
  • (OCoLC)1007752843
Label
A noise downstairs : a novel, Linwood Barclay
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
BRD2017048396
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
356 pages
Isbn
9780062678256
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2017048396
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780062678256
  • (OCoLC)1007752843

Library Locations

    • Lewisville Public LibraryBorrow it
      1197 W. Main St., Lewisville, TX, 75067, US
      33.0422012 -97.02392920000001
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