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The blood promise, Mark Pryor

Label
The blood promise
Title
The blood promise
Statement of responsibility
Mark Pryor
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Hugo Marston must figure out what lies hidden inside an old sailor's chest before a 200-year-old blood promise is revealed and claims another life. In post-Revolution Paris, an old man signs a letter in blood, then hides it in a secret compartment in a sailor's chest. A messenger arrives to transport the chest and its hidden contents, but then the plague strikes and an untimely death changes history. Two hundred years later, Hugo Marston is safeguarding an unpredictable but popular senator who is in Paris negotiating a France/U.S. dispute. The talks, held at a country chateau, collapse when the senator accuses someone of breaking into his room. Theft becomes the least of Hugo's concerns when someone discovers the secrets hidden deep inside the sailor's chest, and decides that the power and money they promise are worth killing for. But when the darkness of history is unleashed, even the most ruthless and cunning are powerless to control it"--
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Cataloging source
DLC
Citation location within source
  • December 01, 2013
  • October 28, 2013
Citation source
  • Booklist
  • Publishers Weekly
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3616.R976
LC item number
B56 2014
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
A Hugo Marston novel
Label
The blood promise, Mark Pryor
Link
9781616148157.jpg
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
BRD2013031881
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
287 pages
Isbn
9781616148157
Lccn
2013031881
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)841229367
Label
The blood promise, Mark Pryor
Link
9781616148157.jpg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
BRD2013031881
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
287 pages
Isbn
9781616148157
Lccn
2013031881
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)841229367

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