Loren D. Estleman
FRAMES: A VALENTINO MYSTERYCHAPTER
YOU COULDN’T LIVE a linear life in Hollywood. Everything was a special effect.
One moment there you were on your fleet of telephones, bellowing at brokers and bank managers, a gravel-voiced captain of industry in a screwball comedy, and then your vision swam and someone made broad circling motions on a harp, and the next moment you were lying on a stingy mattress in a rancid hotel room with a revolver in your hand.
“Tragic case,” the realtor said. “Are you familiar with the details?”
"Estleman marvelously mixes movies and mayhem in a way sure to please film buffs and mystery fans alike. Frames is another winner from a master." --John Jakes, New York Times bestselling author
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