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Death of a Doxy [electronic resource] / Rex Stout

Stout, Rex (Author). Prichard, Michael (Added Author). Overdrive Inc. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781415938300
  • Publisher: [S.I.] : Penguin Random House Audio Publishing Group, 2007.

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The story opens with Archie discovering a "honey-haired corpse" lying on the floor of her plush bedroom with a crushed skull. Archie determines that she is a doxy*?a fact that is key to the murder, its motivation, and perpetrator. As the characters reveal their relationships to the doxy, Wolfe is challenged to make deductions from a total lack of evidence. As they wrap up the case, Wolfe pronounces that Archie's role was "brilliant," a highly unusual accolade from a highly eccentric boss. * A doxy = a kept woman or a prostitute or a paramour = a lover, especially one in an adulterous relationship.
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OverDrive MP3 Audiobook audiobook-mp3 169256233
Subject: Fiction
Mystery

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