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Birth of a killer

Darren Shan

Birth of a killer

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Published by Little Brown in New York .
Written in English


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When his cousin is murdered at the factory where they both work as child laborers, young Larten Crepsley commits a horrific act and must live on the run until he meets a vampire named Seba Nile who offers him protection and training as a vampire"s assistant.

Edition Notes

Prequel to: Cirque du Freak series.

Statementby Darren Shan
SeriesThe saga of Larten Crepsley -- [bk. 1]
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.S52823 Bi 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24552625M
ISBN 109780316078634
LC Control Number2010012805
OCLC/WorldCa548642096

Baton Rouge's Gary L. Stewart, who was adopted, believes the birth father he tracked down is the 'Zodiac' killer, a yet officially-unidentified serial killer who operated in Northern California.


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