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Cheap as beasts

Author: Jon Wilson
Publisher: Valley Falls, NY : Bold Strokes Books, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Like most soldiers, Declan Colette lost his fair share in the war--in his case a sailor, drowned off Iwo Jima. Since then he's been scratching out a living as a cut-rate PI, drinking too much, and flirting with danger. Then a girl arranges to consult him, only to be murdered en route, and the cops tag Colette as their prime suspect. To save his neck he'll need to find the real killer, a quest that pits him against a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jon Wilson
ISBN: 9781626393189 1626393184
OCLC Number: 880245677
Description: 234 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: by Jon Wilson.

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Like most soldiers, Declan Colette lost his fair share in the war--in his case a sailor, drowned off Iwo Jima. Since then he's been scratching out a living as a cut-rate PI, drinking too much, and flirting with danger. Then a girl arranges to consult him, only to be murdered en route, and the cops tag Colette as their prime suspect. To save his neck he'll need to find the real killer, a quest that pits him against a rival detective firm, a dangerously rich family, and a desperate foe whose murdering ways started back during the war.

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