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Clutching at straws

Author: J L Abramo
Publisher: New York : Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Minotaur, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Participating in what seems to be a simple and profitable burglary, Lefty Wright finds himself charged with first-degree murder when he stumbles on the body of a San Francisco judge, which prompts him to hire private investigator Jake Diamond.
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Genre/Form: Mystery fiction
Humorous fiction
Detective and mystery fiction
Detective and mystery stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J L Abramo
ISBN: 0312308493 9780312308490
OCLC Number: 50645700
Description: x, 243 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: J.L. Abramo.
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Participating in what seems to be a simple and profitable burglary, Lefty Wright finds himself charged with first-degree murder when he stumbles on the body of a San Francisco judge, which prompts him to hire private investigator Jake Diamond.

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