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  • ISBN: 0735220174
  • ISBN: 9780735220171
  • Physical Description: 620 pages : maps ; 25 cm
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  • Publisher: New York : Riverhead Books, 2019.

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Summary, etc.: In the first novel in Marlon James's Dark Star trilogy, myth, fantasy, and history come together to explore what happens when a mercenary is hired to find a missing child. Tracker is known far and wide for his skills as a hunter: "He has a nose," people say. Engaged to track down a mysterious boy who disappeared three years earlier, Tracker breaks his own rule of always working alone when he finds himself part of a group that comes together to search for the boy. The band is a hodgepodge, full of unusual characters with secrets of their own, including a shape-shifting man-animal known as Leopard. As Tracker follows the boy's scent--from one ancient city to another; into dense forests and across deep rivers--he and the band are set upon by creatures intent on destroying them. As he struggles to survive, Tracker starts to wonder: Who, really, is this boy? Why has he been missing for so long? Why do so many people want to keep Tracker from finding him? And perhaps the most important questions of all: Who is telling the truth, and who is lying? --
Subject: Africa -- Fiction
Adventure stories
Truthfulness and falsehood -- Fiction
Secrecy -- Fiction
Hunters -- Fiction
Shapeshifting -- Fiction
Mercenary troops -- Fiction
Missing children -- Fiction
Genre: Epic fiction.
Fantasy fiction.
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