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The spook lights affair / Marcia Muller, Bill Pronzini.

Muller, Marcia. (Author). Pronzini, Bill (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 13 of 13 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 13 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Benton Co PL - Fowler LP F MUL (Text) 34044000812402 Adult Fiction Available -
Brazil PL - Brazil LARGE PRINT MULLER (Text) 38160000619914 Second Floor, Large Print Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library LRG TYPE FIC MULLER (Text) 37500003879190 Large Type Available -
Jay Co PL - Portland LP AF MULLE (Text) 76383000432192 Large Print, AF Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch LPB M (Text) 39391006561433 Large Print Available -
Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch LARGE PRINT MYS MUL (Text) 37516002001281 Adult Large Print Mystery Available -
Morgan Co PL - Waverly Branch LPE M MUL (Text) 78551000512804 Large Print Mystery Available -
Ohio Twp PL - Bell Road Library MYS MUL LP (CARPENTER & QUINCANNON) 2 (Text) 39206021012149 Large Print Available -
Peabody PL - Columbia City LARGE PRINT FICTION MULLER (Text) 30403002014066 Adult - Fiction Large Print Available -
Princeton PL - Princeton LP M Muller (Text) 30890000507069 Large Print Upper level, South room Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781410464347 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 1410464342 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 343 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: Large print edition.
  • Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, A part of Gale, Cengage Learning, 2014.

Content descriptions

General Note: Series numeration from Fantastic Fiction website.
Summary, etc.: In 1895 San Francisco young debutantes don't commit suicide at festive parties, particularly not under the eye of Sabina Carpenter. But Virginia St. Ives evidently did, leaping from a foggy parapet in a shimmer of ghostly light. The seemingly impossible disappearance of her body creates an even more serious problem for the firm of Carpenter and Quincannon, Professional Detective Services.Sabina hadn't wanted to take the assignment, but her partner John Quincannon insisted it would serve as entrée to the city's ultra rich and powerful. That means money, and Quincannon loves the almighty dollar. Which is why he is hunting the bandit who robbed the Wells, Fargo office of $35,000.Working their separate cases (while Sabina holds John off with one light hand), the detectives give readers a tour of The City the way it was. From the infamous Barbary Coast to the expensive Tenderloin gaming houses and brothels frequented by wealthy men, Quincannon follows a danger-laden trail to unmask the murderous perpetrators of the Wells, Fargo robbery. Meanwhile, Sabina works her wiles on friends and relatives of the vanished debutante until the pieces of her puzzle start falling into place. But it's an oddly disguised gent appearing out of nowhere who provides the final clue to both cases--the shrewd "crackbrain" who believes himself to be Sherlock Holmes. Fans of Marcia's Muller's bestselling Sharon McCone novels and Bill Pronzini's Nameless Detective series will applaud The Spook Lights Affair and future exploits from the annals of Carpenter and Quincannon, Professional Detective Services.
Subject: Private investigators > California > San Francisco > Fiction.
Women detectives > California > San Francisco > Fiction.
San Francisco (Calif.) > History > 19th century > Fiction.
Genre: Large type books.
Detective and mystery fiction.
Historical fiction.

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