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The Resource Breaking point, C.J. Box

Breaking point, C.J. Box

Label
Breaking point
Title
Breaking point
Statement of responsibility
C.J. Box
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
It was always good to see Butch Roberson, Joe thought—a hardworking, upright local business owner whose daughter was friends with his own. Little did he know that when he talked to Butch that day in the forest, the man was about to disappear. He was heading into the mountains to scout elk, he said, but instead he was running. Two EPA employees had just been murdered, and all signs pointed to him as the killer. As the manhunt organized itself, Joe heard more of the story—about the tract of land Butch and his wife had bought to build their retirement home on, until the EPA declared it a wetland. About the penalties they charged him when he balked, new ones piling up every day, until the family was torn apart . . . and finally, it seems, the man just cracked. It was an awful story. But was it the whole story? The more Joe looks into it, the more he begins to wonder—and the more he finds himself in the middle of a war he never expected and never wanted. Powerful forces want Roberson not just caught but dead—and the same goes for anyone who stands in their way. Every man reaches his breaking point. Joe Pickett may just have reached his
Member of
Summary
Joe Pickett investigates the disappearance of a local businessman, who recently had his intended retirement property declared wetlands and is suspected in the murder of two EPA employees
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
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10168941
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Box, C. J
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3552.O87658
LC item number
B74 2013
Literary form
fiction
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True
Series statement
A Joe Pickett Novel
Series volume
[book 13]
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  • Pickett, Joe (Fictitious character)
  • Game wardens
  • Murder
  • Wyoming
  • FICTION / Thrillers / General
Target audience
adult
Label
Breaking point, C.J. Box
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Series numeration from NoveList
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
19919837
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
367 pages
Isbn
9780399160752
Lccn
2012277405
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Breaking point, C.J. Box
Publication
Copyright
Note
Series numeration from NoveList
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
19919837
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
367 pages
Isbn
9780399160752
Lccn
2012277405
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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