The game of thirty

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Houghton Mifflin, 1994 - Fiction - 262 pages
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While investigating an antique dealer's murder, killed while playing an ancient Egyptian game, detective Jimmy McShane discovers that someone is playing the same deadly game with him, using Manhattan as the gameboard. 35,000 first printing. National ad/promo. Tour.

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In Kotzwinkle's ( The Midnight Examiner , LJ 4/1/89; The Hot Jazz Trio , LJ 10/15/89) latest novel, we meet New Yorker James McShane, private detective extraordinaire, a man of wit, confidence, and ... Read full review


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William Kotzwinkle and Elizabeth Gundy live in Maine.
Glenn Murray lives in Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada.
Audrey Colman lives in Berkeley, California.