Midnight Riot: Rivers of London Series, Book 1

Book Cover
Average Rating
5 star
 
(3)
4 star
 
(4)
3 star
 
(0)
2 star
 
(0)
1 star
 
(1)
Language:
English
More Details
ISBN:
9780345524584
Also in This Series
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID 5242d062-f2d0-1c71-2134-60a68a37eec3
Grouping Title midnight riot
Grouping Author aaronovitch ben
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2019-06-26 14:40:22PM
Last Indexed 2019-06-26 14:47:38PM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
author Ben Aaronovitch
author_display Ben Aaronovitch
display_description "Midnight Riot is what would happen if Harry Potter grew up and joined the Fuzz. It is a hilarious, keenly imagined caper."—Diana Gabaldon
Probationary Constable Peter Grant dreams of being a detective in London's Metropolitan Police. Too bad his superior plans to assign him to the Case Progression Unit, where the biggest threat he'll face is a paper cut. But Peter's prospects change in the aftermath of a puzzling murder, when he gains exclusive information from an eyewitness who happens to be a ghost. Peter's ability to speak with the lingering dead brings him to the attention of Detective Chief Inspector Thomas Nightingale, who investigates crimes involving magic and other manifestations of the uncanny. Now, as a wave of brutal and bizarre murders engulfs the city, Peter is plunged into a world where gods and goddesses mingle with mortals and a long-dead evil is making a comeback on a rising tide of magic.
"Filled with detail and imagination . . . Aaronovitch is a name to watch."—Peter F. Hamilton
"Fresh, original, and a wonderful read . . . I loved it."—Charlaine Harris
format_catalog eBook
format_category_catalog eBook
id 5242d062-f2d0-1c71-2134-60a68a37eec3
isbn 9780345524584
item_details overdrive:6ea1b22b-ba33-47a3-b371-1ab06eb357f0|-1|Online OverDrive Collection|Online OverDrive|eBook|eBook|3|false|true|OverDrive|||Adobe EPUB eBook,Kindle Book,OverDrive Read|Checked Out||||
itype_catalog
last_indexed 2019-06-26T18:47:38.106Z
lexile_score -1
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Fiction
primary_isbn 9780345524584
publishDate 2011
record_details overdrive:6ea1b22b-ba33-47a3-b371-1ab06eb357f0|eBook|eBook||English|Random House Publishing Group|2011|
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_catalog
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
overdrive:6ea1b22b-ba33-47a3-b371-1ab06eb357f0 -1 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false false
series Rivers of London
series_with_volume Rivers of London|1
title_display Midnight Riot
title_full Midnight Riot Rivers of London Series, Book 1
title_short Midnight Riot
title_sub Rivers of London Series, Book 1
topic_facet Fantasy, Fiction, Mystery