Claire dewitt and the city of the dead : Claire DeWitt Series, Book 1. / Sara Gran.
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- ISBN: 9780547548852 (electronic bk)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource.
- Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2011.
"Delicious and addictive."-Salon.com "Reads . . . as if David Lynch directed a Raymond Chandler novel."-CNN "What would you get if that punkish dragon girl Lisbeth Salander met up with Jim Sallis's Lew Griffin walking the back streets of New Orleans? Or Sue Grafton's Kinsey Millhone transformed herself into a tattooed magnolia driving a 4x4? Clare DeWitt, that's what you'd get . . . DeWitt's mesmerizing character and memorable voice take your breath away."-New Orleans Times-Picayune This knock-out start to a bracingly original new series features Claire DeWitt, the world's greatest PI-at least, that's what she calls herself. A one-time teen detective in Brooklyn, she is a follower of the esoteric French detective Jacques Silette, whose mysterious handbook Détection inspired Claire's unusual practices. Claire also has deep roots in New Orleans, where she was mentored by Silette's student the...
Electronic reproduction. Boston : Mariner Books, 2011. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1560 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
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