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Enough rope : collected stories

Author: Lawrence Block
Publisher: New York : W. Morrow, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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Collects eighty-four short stories, arranged in part in chronological order, that feature the author's popular characters.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Detective and mystery stories, American
Mystery fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lawrence Block
ISBN: 0060188901 9780060188900 0060559675 9780060559670
OCLC Number: 48475051
Description: xi, 883 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: SHORT STORIES: Bad night for burglars --
Blow for freedom --
Little off the top --
And miles to go before I sleep --
As good as a rest --
Books always balance --
Boy who disappeared clouds --
Change of life --
Cleveland in my dreams --
Click! --
Collecting Ackermans --
Dangerous business --
Death wish --
Dettweiler solution --
Funny you should ask --
Gentle way --
Going through the motions --
Good for the soul --
Hilliard's ceremony --
Hot eyes, cold eyes --
How would you like it? --
If this be madness --
Leo Youngdahl, R.I.P. --
Like a bug on a windshield --
Like a dog in the street --
Most unusual snatch --Nothing short of highway robbery --
One thousand dollars a word --
Passport in order --
Someday I'll plant more walnut trees --
Some days you get the bear --
Something to remember you by --
Some things a man must do --
Sometimes they bite --
Strangers on a handball court --
That kind of a day --
This crazy business of ours --
Tulsa experience --
Weekend guests --
When this man dies --
With a smile for the ending --
You could call it blackmail --
CHIP HARRISON: Death of the Mallory Queen --
As dark as Christmas gets --
MARTIN EHRENGRAF: Ehrengraf defense --
Ehrengraf presumption --
Ehrengraf experience --
Ehrengraf appointment --
Ehrengraf riposte --
Ehrengraf obligation --
Ehrengraf alternative --
Ehrengraf Nostrum --
Ehrengraf affirmation --
Ehrengraf reverse --
BERNIE RHODENBARR: Like a thief in the night --
Burglar who dropped in on Elvis --
Burglar who smelled smoke --
KELLER: Answers to soldier --
Keller's therapy --
Keller on the spot --
Keller's horoscope --
Keller's designated hitter --
MATTHEW SCUDDER: Out the window --
Candle for the bag lady --
By the dawn's early light --
Batman's helpers --
Merciful Angel of Death --
Night and the music --
Looking for David --
Let's get lost --
Moment of wrong thinking --
NEW STORIES: Almost perfect --
Headaches and bad dreams --
Hit the ball, drag Fred --
How far it could go --
In for a penny --
Like a bone in the throat --
Points --
Sweet little hands --
Terrible Tommy Terhune --
Three in the side pocket --
You don't even feel it --
TWO OLD STORIES: It took you long enough --
You can't lose.
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Collects eighty-four short stories, arranged in part in chronological order, that feature the author's popular characters.

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