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The Resource Baltimore Blues : the First Tess Monaghan novel, Laura Lippman

Baltimore Blues : the First Tess Monaghan novel, Laura Lippman

Label
Baltimore Blues : the First Tess Monaghan novel
Title
Baltimore Blues
Title remainder
the First Tess Monaghan novel
Statement of responsibility
Laura Lippman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
Until her paper, the Baltimore Star, crashed and burned, Tess Monaghan was a damn good reporter who knew her hometown intimately--from historic Fort McHenry to the crumbling projects of Cherry Hill. Now gainfully unemployed at twenty-nine, she's willing to take any freelance job to pay the rent--including a bit of unorthodox snooping for her rowing buddy, Darryl "Rock" Paxton. In a city where someone is murdered almost everyday, attorney Michael Abramowitz's death should be just another statistic. But the slain lawyer's notoriety--and his noontime trysts with Rock's fiancee--make the case front page news, and points to Rock as the likely murderer. But trying to prove her friend's innocence could prove costly to Tess--and add her name to that infamous ever-growing list
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
040977
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lippman, Laura
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3562.I586
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Tess Monaghan mysteries
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Monaghan, Tess
  • Women private investigators
  • Lawyers
  • Baltimore (Md.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Baltimore Blues : the First Tess Monaghan novel, Laura Lippman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
369, 15 pages
Isbn
9780062384065
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Baltimore Blues : the First Tess Monaghan novel, Laura Lippman
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
369, 15 pages
Isbn
9780062384065
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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