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The Resource W is for wasted, Sue Grafton

W is for wasted, Sue Grafton

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W is for wasted
Title
W is for wasted
Statement of responsibility
Sue Grafton
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Subject
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Language
eng
Summary
" Of the #1 New York Times-bestselling Kinsey Millhone series, NPR said, "Makes me wish there were more than 26 letters." Two dead bodies changed the course of my life that fall. One of them I knew and the other I'd never laid eyes on until I saw him in the morgue. The first was a local PI of suspect reputation. He'd been gunned down near the beach at Santa Teresa. It looked like a robbery gone bad. The other was on the beach six weeks later. He'd been sleeping rough. Probably homeless. No identification. A slip of paper with Millhone's name and number was in his pants pocket. The coroner asked her to come to the morgue to see if she could ID him. Two seemingly unrelated deaths, one a murder, the other apparently of natural causes. But as Kinsey digs deeper into the mystery of the John Doe, some very strange linkages begin to emerge. And before long at least one aspect is solved as Kinsey literally finds the key to his identity. "And just like that," she says, "the lid to Pandora's box flew open. It would take me another day before I understood how many imps had been freed, but for the moment, I was inordinately pleased with myself." In this multilayered tale, the surfaces seem clear, but the underpinnings are full of betrayals, misunderstandings, and outright murderous fraud. And Kinsey, through no fault of her own, is thoroughly compromised. W is for. wanderer. worthless. wronged. W is for wasted"--
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DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3557.R13
LC item number
W17 2013
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
Kinsey Millhone mysteries
Label
W is for wasted, Sue Grafton
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Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
17758925
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
486 pages
Isbn
9780399158988
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2013019292
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
W is for wasted, Sue Grafton
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
17758925
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
486 pages
Isbn
9780399158988
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2013019292
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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