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Miss Melville regrets : a novel

Author: Evelyn E Smith
Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, 1987, ©1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Ballantine Books edView all editions and formats
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Miss Melville's trust fund is dwindling, her teaching job is terminated and her apartment is going co-op, so she decides to shoot herself at a posh society party. Unfortunately she misses and shoots the guest of honor instead. When she slips out the door, a stranger follows and thanks her for doing the job for him. Thus a new career is born, but she has scruples and won't shoot just anybody. She's now about to face  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Evelyn E Smith
ISBN: 0449212599 : 9780449212592
OCLC Number: 16260276
Notes: "A Fawcett Crest book."
Description: 280 pages ; 18 cm
Responsibility: by Evelyn E. Smith.

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Miss Melville's trust fund is dwindling, her teaching job is terminated and her apartment is going co-op, so she decides to shoot herself at a posh society party. Unfortunately she misses and shoots the guest of honor instead. When she slips out the door, a stranger follows and thanks her for doing the job for him. Thus a new career is born, but she has scruples and won't shoot just anybody. She's now about to face a job that even she will find a dangerous challenge and one assignment she may regret for good.

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