Book Format definitions:
- Hardcover (hardbound)
Paperback (softcover, spiral binding, booklets)
- Mass Market Paperback is a small, usually non-illustrated, and inexpensive bookbinding format.
- Trade Paperback is a standard-sized or large-sized paperback book
- Board Book- (Thick paperboard for cover and pages)
- Audiobook - CD (Boxed)
- eBook - book in digital format
Books sold at blink are either brand new or pre-owned books. Here are the definitions of each category:
Brand New: A guaranteed brand-new, unused, unread copy in excellent condition.
Like New: A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Unsold books that has been opened and read by customers may fall under this category.
Good: A pre-owned copy, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The book may show signs of wear and may include loose bindings, highlighting, and notes.
Acceptable: An old or well-worn pre-owned copy but remains readable. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. There might be markings, notes and highlights but they do not interfere with readability.
About This Item
Renowned criminalist Lincoln Rhyme faces his ultimate opponent: a kidnapper and murderer dubbed the Insect Boy. But Rhyme is in for a surprise when he learns that catching a criminal is one thing...and keeping him is another. Now Rhyme, in North Carolina to undergo risky spinal cord surgery, finds himself hunting a ruthless killer in the heart of a southern swampland -- and going head-to-head with his protégé, Amelia Sachs, in a rivalry that tests the limits of both their expertise and their love.