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"G" is for Gumshoe

"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 most
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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
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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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

  • 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
  • Sue Grafton
    Sue Grafton
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    "G" is for Gumshoe

    The Kinsey Millhone Alphabet Mysteries

    written by Sue Grafton

    Anthony Awards - Winner, Shamus Awards - Winner
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    Henry Holt and Co.

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