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Star trap : a crime novel

Author: Simon Brett
Publisher: New York : Scribner, ©1977.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Simon Brett is back with one of his best theater-inspired detective novels in Star Trap. Though the target for murder is an odious theater and television star, actor/detective Charles Paris finds that the main character is behind the strange happenings backstage, including the rehearsal pianist being shot in the hand, and an actor falling and breaking his leg. Why does the star want to sabotage his show? The answer  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Mystery fiction
Detective and mystery fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Simon Brett
ISBN: 0684151901 9780684151908
OCLC Number: 3687755
Description: 191 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Simon Brett.

Abstract:

Simon Brett is back with one of his best theater-inspired detective novels in Star Trap. Though the target for murder is an odious theater and television star, actor/detective Charles Paris finds that the main character is behind the strange happenings backstage, including the rehearsal pianist being shot in the hand, and an actor falling and breaking his leg. Why does the star want to sabotage his show? The answer is one much more human than it first appears.

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