Sign Wave / Andrew Vachss.

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    • Publication Information:
      First edition.
    • Abstract:
      Summary: When a calculating predator threatens his loved ones, mercenary soldier Dell attempts to track down a killer who possesses an uncanny talent for disguise.
    • Other Titles:
      SignWave.
    • ISBN:
      9781101870440 (hbk.)
      1101870443 (hbk.)
    • Accession Number:
      2014043378
    • Accession Number:
      ocn890360417
      890360417
    • Accession Number:
      fay.456696
  • Citations
    • ABNT:
      VACHSS, A. H. Sign Wave. [s.l.] : Pantheon Books, 2015. Disponível em: . Acesso em: 19 out. 2019.
    • AMA:
      Vachss AH. Sign Wave. Pantheon Books; 2015. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.456696. Accessed October 19, 2019.
    • APA:
      Vachss, A. H. (2015). Sign Wave. Pantheon Books. Retrieved from http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.456696
    • Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date:
      Vachss, Andrew H. 2015. Sign Wave. An Aftershock Novel. Pantheon Books. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.456696.
    • Harvard:
      Vachss, A. H. (2015) Sign Wave. Pantheon Books (An aftershock novel). Available at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.456696 (Accessed: 19 October 2019).
    • Harvard: Australian:
      Vachss, AH 2015, Sign Wave, An aftershock novel, Pantheon Books, viewed 19 October 2019, .
    • MLA:
      Vachss, Andrew H. Sign Wave. Pantheon Books, 2015. EBSCOhost, search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.456696.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Humanities:
      Vachss, Andrew H. Sign Wave. An Aftershock Novel. Pantheon Books, 2015. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.456696.
    • Vancouver/ICMJE:
      Vachss AH. Sign Wave [Internet]. Pantheon Books; 2015 [cited 2019 Oct 19]. (An aftershock novel). Available from: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.456696

Reviews

Booklist Reviews 2015 May #2

Dell used to be a mercenary; later, he was an assassin. His partner, Dolly, was a battlefield nurse. Their collective pasts contain enough nightmares for a thousand lives. Together they've carved out a quiet life in an Oregon small town where the timberland and the ocean meet. Occasionally, Dell's old skills are needed, but he has to be careful not to let his paranoia determine his actions. When former hedge-fund director George Byron Benton seemingly directs a threat toward Dolly, Dell does a deep background check. Benton is not who or what he seems, and he is a genuine threat to Dolly and to anyone else with whom he comes in contact. Dell is determined to take Benton out in such a way that no suspicion will ever be directed at Dolly or him. This third in Vachss' Aftershock series again draws strongly on the appeal of the two lead characters. Dell is a formidable, dangerous man, but he's no match for Dolly's indomitable spirit and fiery temper. Less bleak than Vachss' other work, this series could attract more than a straight-noir audience, similar in that way to Max Allan Collins' Quarry novels. Copyright 2014 Booklist Reviews.

PW Reviews 2015 April #4

In Vachss's entertaining third Aftershock novel (following 2014's Shock Wave), the deadly Dell, who's put his career as an assassin behind him and retired to the Oregon coast, where he lives off the grid, once again comes to the rescue of Dolly, the great love of his life, who is as active in their community as he is reclusive. Dolly has drawn the ire of a local businessman, George Benton, who is up to something nefarious involving a big land purchase. George's intentions are baffling, but figuring out the mystery has little to do with the fun of this series. Dell's protective instincts when it comes to Dolly are beyond obsessive, and it becomes obvious that anyone who crosses Dell is going to die, usually in a very bad way. Lots of assassin lessons and killing lore make turning the pages a learning experience in the dark arts as much as a riveting read. Agent: Lou Bank, Ten Angry Pitbulls. (June)

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