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Product Details:

Format:  CD
ISBN-10: 1441868909
ISBN-13: 9781441868909
Sku: 219892929
Publish Date: 8/13/2012
Pages:  4
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Annotation:
On an unusual night out on the town, private investigator V.I. Warshawski witnesses a bizarre violent episode that connects to a murder. Keeping an eye her young cousin, Petra, V.I. tags along to an arty nightclub. There, an artist invites audience members to paint her nude body as part of a performance, but what one woman paints provokes an unexpectedly aggressive outbreak from an Iraq veteran. When a corpse turns up, the veteran becomes the primary suspect, and V.I.--who has a blossoming romance to think about, as well--gets asked to find out what's really going on.
Author Bio
Sara Paretsky
Sara Paretsky grew up in Lawrence, Kansas. She received her bachelor's degree from the University of Kansas and later attended the University of Chicago, where she received her doctorate degree. The recipient of the Silver Dagger Award from the Crime Writers Association, Sara Paretsky is an accomplished writer of mysteries. Her novels feature the detective-heroine V. I. Warshawski, a wily investigator who specializes in crimes that involve women clients and touch upon issues politically relevant to women. In her own words, Sara Paretsky is an "outspoken opponent of sadistic violence perpetrated against women in detective fiction." She is one of the founding members of Sisters in Crime and has been recognized as one of "Ms." magazine's Women of the Year.

Praise

"This strong outing shows why the tough, fiercely independent, dog-loving private detective continues to survive." (starred review) 07/19/2010

"Paretsky is careful and conscientious...and even her subplots are loaded with provocative ideas." - Marilyn Stasio 09/05/2010

Product Attributes
Product attributeBook Format:   Audio Cassette - Abridged / Audio CD - Abridged
Product attributeNumber of Pages:   4
Product attributePublisher:   Brilliance Audio
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