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Penguin, Mar 1, 1990 - Fiction - 288 pages
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Spenser goes back to school--to investigate corruption in college town. Taft University's hottest basketball star is shaving points for quick cash. And if Spenser doesn't watch his own footwork, the guilty parties will shave a few years off his life...

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User Review  - ccookie - LibraryThing

First line: Vince Haller invited me to lunch at the Clarendon Club on Commonwealth Avenue with the Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Taft University, Haller's alma mater ~ I am working my way ... Read full review


User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Which came first—the "Spenser" TV series or the Spenser novels that read like run-of-the-mill television scripts? In any case, this 16th outing for the Boston shamus is easy-reading, low-level fare ... Read full review

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Robert B. Parker was the author of more than fifty books. He died in January 2010.

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