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V is for vengeance

Author: Sue Grafton
Publisher: New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, ©2011.
Series: Kinsey Millhone mysteries
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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California PI Kinsey Millhone investigates the death of Audrey Vance, a woman she helped arrest for shoplifting, and antagonizes just about everyone, including Audrey's fiancé, several loan sharks, a stone-cold killer, and a hapless burglar who knows more than is healthy for him.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Mystery fiction
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Detective and mystery stories, American
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sue Grafton
ISBN: 9780399157868 0399157867
OCLC Number: 707969100
Notes: "A Marian Wood book."
Description: 437 pages ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Kinsey Millhone mysteries
Responsibility: Sue Grafton.

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California PI Kinsey Millhone investigates the death of Audrey Vance, a woman she helped arrest for shoplifting, and antagonizes just about everyone, including Audrey's fiancé, several loan sharks, a stone-cold killer, and a hapless burglar who knows more than is healthy for him.

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Tedious details obscure the larger plot

by DrJeffKoloze (WorldCat user published 2014-07-17) Fair Permalink

If the tedious details provided by the main character demonstrate the author's intention to show a vapid life, then she has succeeded.  Reading this novel reminded me of the frequent comment I gave to students: "Your reader does not need to read a blow-by-blow account of every step in the...
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