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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User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Meet Jimmy McShane, private eye: street-smart, female-ogling, smart-mouthed, sharp-dressing—well, you know the type. (Picture Bruce Willis in the movie version.) His sidekick is Jane Henderson, a ... Read full review

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User Review  - JimPratt - LibraryThing

This is a pleasantly diverting mystery that uses the first person hard-boiled style with satisfactory results. The usual features of the unpolished diamond character loved by all; the beautiful but ... 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.