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Fifty grand

a novel

by Adrian McKinty

  • 96 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Henry Holt and Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women detectives -- Fiction,
  • Police -- Cuba -- Fiction,
  • Fathers -- Death -- Fiction,
  • Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction,
  • Cubans -- United States -- Fiction,
  • Cuba -- Fiction,
  • Colorado -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAdrian McKinty.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3563.C38322 F54 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16886728M
    LC Control Number2008022571


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