Nikki Fife was standing in the corridor outside my office door. Vic has been a favourite of mine for some time now but this is the first time I have tried this series by and I did enjoy it. The plot is your typical mystery. Hardcover in jacket, price intact on jacket flap. The Californians was soooooo true.
However, as Kinsey search for clues, people related to the case are being killed, and she realize that the case has more than it meets the eye. And I will definitely take my aunt's recommendation with a grain of salt. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. For example, she says that Kinsey wipes down her Las Vegas hotel room to get rid of prints. Kinsey had never believed in Santa Claus and she wasn't about to change her mind now. Ó Near fine copy in a fine bright dust jacket.
About this Item: Pan Books, London, 1990. This is the book that introduced Kinsey Millhone and helped inaugurate a new era in crime fiction when female investigators like Millhone and Sara Paretsky's V. Sue Grafton did have me guessing at times, but I did find a lot of it predictable. About this Item: New York Holt 1982, 1982. The day before yesterday I killed someone and the fact weighs heavily on my mind.
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Including, thought the cops, his young and beautiful wife, Nikki. Nord Lafferty was already in his fifties when Reba was born, and he could deny her nothing. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. Back in California, Kinsey is mystified that Nikki's son, Colin, recognizes Laurence's first wife, Gwen, in a photograph. One board edge is bumped, and there's some light bumping at the top and bottom of spine.
I listened to the audiobook of A Is For Alibi by Sue Grafton, narrated by Mary Peiffer and published by Books on Tape via OverDrive. The easiest way to pad a story is with character and location description. Jacket now in fresh Mylar. Detektivski romani, a pritom i duhoviti i zabavni. The novel is set in the fictional city of , based on. Nice condition book in Excellent Dust Jacket that is in a Protective Mylar cover. Said owners always look either indifferent, indulgent, or surprised.
Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed. So the long story of how I began my relationship with Kinsey Millhone at this late date is as f Find all of my reviews at: Two reviews in the same morning? At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. With motive, access, and opportunity, Nikki was their number-one suspect. Genres: This was my first Sue Grafton book and even though it was a little predicatable and far fetched, it provided the mind numbing entertainment I was looking for. Original pictorial wrappers over paper covered boards. Take it from the top in 1 New York Times bestselling author Sue Grafton's knockout thriller that introduced detective Kinsey Millhone—and a hot new attitude—to crime fiction. The chase is on at this point, when Charlie shows up and chases Kinsey into the ocean, onto a beach, and finally into a dumpster where Kinsey must turn on her former lover and shoot him to death.
Kinsey Millhone is a private investigator working in the modern-day town of Santa Teresa, California. Bookseller: , Washington, United States Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1982. Authors, if you want to give your readers a sense of place, describe the scenery, not the mile markers and street signs. Octavo, 208 pages, gray boards. I think at times the book's flow got a bit rough.
There are precious few true First Editions out there, the only reasonably priced ones are ex-library copies. About this Item: Signet, New York, 1984. Sue Grafton has written novels, articles, short fiction, a screenplay, and numerous teleplays. From United Kingdom to U. About the author: Sue Taylor Grafton born April 24, 1940 is a contemporary American author of detective novels.
Me and Kinsey on Santa Teresa Boulevard. My apartment is small but I like living in a cramped space. Leave a comment and let me know what you think. It turns out that her intuition is correct. This review and others are also published on my blog sandysbookaday. Shortly afterwards, she too is dead, killed in a hit-and-run crash. This is the first book I've read of hers and from the get go, I was not impressed.