"G" is for Gumshoe

The Kinsey Millhone Alphabet Mysteries (Volume 7)

written by Sue Grafton

Henry Holt and Co.

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"G" is for Gumshoe is:

A rich, complex, and gripping tale in which Kinsey's grit is tested to its utmost as she unearths the gruesome truth about a long-buried betrayal and, in the process, comes face-to-face with the grisly fact of her own mortality. "G" is for guilt and guile, for greed and grief and the Grim Reaper. And "G" is for good: very, very good indeed.

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Chapter 1
Three things occurred on or about May 5, which is not only Cinco de Mayo in California, but Happy Birthday to me. Aside from the fact that I turned thirty-three (after what seemed like an interminable twelve months of being thirty-two), the following also came to pass:

1. The reconstruction of my apartment was completed and I moved back in.2. I was hired by a Mrs. Clyde Gersh to bring her mother back from the Mojave desert.3. I made one of the top slots on Tyrone Patty’s hit list.

I report these events not necessarily in the order of importance, but in the order

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Praise for "G" is for Gumshoe

Kinsey Millhone is:

"A wonderful character, tough but not brutish, resourceful and sensitive, a fit knight to walk those mean streets with her male predecessors."--the Los Angeles Times

"Bright, brisk, and thoroughly engaging."--the Washington Post Book World

"A woman we feel we know, a tough cookie with a soft center, a gregarious loner."--Newsweek

"Tough, stubborn, irreverent and ironic, a lady detective with class and sass."--Baltimore Sun

"Somebody I want to spend more time with."--the New York Times Book Review

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written by Sue Grafton

Sue Grafton is:

"A real writer."--Philadelphia Inquirer

"A heads-up delight."--Detroit News

She is also still living in Santa Barbara and hurtling her way through an alphabet of hunches, hazards, and homicides as she works on "H."

Sue Grafton has:

"Shown she can play with the big boys."--Houston Chronicle

"A knack for swiftly paced plotting that will keep you on edge."--Chicago Sun-Times

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"G" is for Gumshoe
written by Sue Grafton

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Hardcover

Hardcover
Henry Holt and Co.
May 1990
Hardcover
ISBN: 9780805004618
ISBN10: 0805004610
5 3/4 x 8 7/8 inches, 262 pages
$35.00

Mass Market Paperbound

Mass Market Paperbound
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Paperbacks
November 2007
Mass Market Paperbound
ISBN: 9780312946203
ISBN10: 0312946201
4 3/16 x 6 3/4 inches, 320 pages
$7.99

Trade Paperback

Trade Paperback
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Griffin
April 2013
Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781250025463
ISBN10: 125002546X
5 1/2 x 8 1/4 inches, 336 pages
$14.99

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Henry Holt and Co.
Holt Paperbacks
May 1990
e-Book Agency
ISBN: 9781429910866
ISBN10: 1429910860
262 pages
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