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The outsider : a novel / Stephen King.

By: King, Stephen, 1947- [author.]
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York Scribner 2018Edition: First Scribner hardcover editionDescription: 561 pages ; 25 cmISBN: 9781501180989; 1501180983Subject(s): Murder -- Investigation -- Oklahoma -- FictionGenre/Form: Horror fiction. | Suspense fiction. | Thrillers (Fiction) | Detective and mystery fiction.DDC classification: 813/.54 Other classification: FIC030000 | FIC015000 Summary: "An unspeakable crime. A confounding investigation...An eleven-year-old boy's violated corpse is found in a town park. Eyewitnesses and fingerprints point unmistakably to one of Flint City's most popular citizens. He is Terry Maitland, Little League coach, English teacher, husband, and father of two girls. Detective Ralph Anderson, whose son Maitland once coached, orders a quick and very public arrest. The case seems ironclad, especially when Anderson and the district attorney are able to add DNA evidence to go with the fingerprints and witnesses. But Maitland has an alibi, and it turns out his story has incontrovertible evidence of its own. How can two opposing stories be true?"--Dust jacket.
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"An unspeakable crime. A confounding investigation...An eleven-year-old boy's violated corpse is found in a town park. Eyewitnesses and fingerprints point unmistakably to one of Flint City's most popular citizens. He is Terry Maitland, Little League coach, English teacher, husband, and father of two girls. Detective Ralph Anderson, whose son Maitland once coached, orders a quick and very public arrest. The case seems ironclad, especially when Anderson and the district attorney are able to add DNA evidence to go with the fingerprints and witnesses. But Maitland has an alibi, and it turns out his story has incontrovertible evidence of its own. How can two opposing stories be true?"--Dust jacket.

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