“D” Is for Deadbeat – Grafton, Sue

“D” Is for Deadbeat – Grafton, Sue

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ISBN: 0805002480
Title: “D” Is for Deadbeat
Author: Grafton, Sue
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Henry Holt and Company, New York
Publication Date: 1987
Edition: SIGNED First Edition. Second Printing.
Book Condition: F
D-j Condition: F

Comments: Tight copy.

Synopsis: When Alvin Limardo walks into P. I. Kinsey Millhone’s office, she smells bad news. He wants Kinsey to deliver $25,000. The recipient: A fifteen-year-old boy. It’s a simple matter. So simple that Kinsey wonders why he doesn’t deliver the money himself. She’s almost certain something is off. But with rent due, Kinsey accepts Limardo’s retainer against her better judgment…

When Limardo’s check bounces, Kinsey discovers she’s been had big time. Alvin Limardo is really John Daggett—an ex-con with a drinking problem, two wives to boot, and a slew of people who would like to see him dead. Now Kinsey is out four hundred dollars and in hot pursuit of Daggett.

When Daggett’s corpse shows up floating in the Santa Teresa surf, the cops rule the death an accident. Kinsey thinks it’s murder. But seeking justice for a man who everyone seemed to despise is going to be a lot tougher than she bargained for—and what awaits her at the end of the road is much more disturbing than she could’ve ever imagined…

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ISBN: 0805002480
Title: “D” Is for Deadbeat
Author: Grafton, Sue
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: Henry Holt and Company, New York
Publication Date: 1987
Edition: SIGNED First Edition. Second Printing.
Book Condition: F
D-j Condition: F

Comments: Tight copy.

Synopsis: When Alvin Limardo walks into P. I. Kinsey Millhone’s office, she smells bad news. He wants Kinsey to deliver $25,000. The recipient: A fifteen-year-old boy. It’s a simple matter. So simple that Kinsey wonders why he doesn’t deliver the money himself. She’s almost certain something is off. But with rent due, Kinsey accepts Limardo’s retainer against her better judgment…

When Limardo’s check bounces, Kinsey discovers she’s been had big time. Alvin Limardo is really John Daggett—an ex-con with a drinking problem, two wives to boot, and a slew of people who would like to see him dead. Now Kinsey is out four hundred dollars and in hot pursuit of Daggett.

When Daggett’s corpse shows up floating in the Santa Teresa surf, the cops rule the death an accident. Kinsey thinks it’s murder. But seeking justice for a man who everyone seemed to despise is going to be a lot tougher than she bargained for—and what awaits her at the end of the road is much more disturbing than she could’ve ever imagined…

Additional information

pa_author

Sue Grafton

pa_binding

Hardcover

pa_condition

F

pa_edition

SIGNED First Edition

pa_isbn

0805002480

pa_publicationdate

1987

pa_publisher

Henry Holt and Company, New York

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