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The kills

Author: Linda A Fairstein
Publisher: New York : Pocket Star Books, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Manhattan sex-crimes prosecutor Alexandra Cooper's case against Andrew Tripping, charged with the rape of investment banker Paige Vallis, is in trouble when she is handed a second case: the murder of a former Harlem Renaissance dancer, Queenie Ransome. Queenie was also a one-time mistress to King Farouk of Egypt, and reputedly fled the palace with handfuls of jewels. And as Alexandra begins untangling Queenie's  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Mystery fiction
Legal stories
Named Person: Alexandra Cooper, (Fictitious character); Alexandra Cooper, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Linda A Fairstein
ISBN: 0743436687 9780743436687 0743487494 9780743487498
OCLC Number: 57349709
Notes: Includes excerpts from: Entombed, Final jeopardy, Likely to die, Cold hit, The deadhouse and the Bone vault (p. [467-498]).
Description: 463, [37] pages ; 18 cm
Responsibility: Linda Fairstein.

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Manhattan sex-crimes prosecutor Alexandra Cooper's case against Andrew Tripping, charged with the rape of investment banker Paige Vallis, is in trouble when she is handed a second case: the murder of a former Harlem Renaissance dancer, Queenie Ransome. Queenie was also a one-time mistress to King Farouk of Egypt, and reputedly fled the palace with handfuls of jewels. And as Alexandra begins untangling Queenie's dangerous, complex past, the threads of both cases begin to intertwine.

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