The girl in the plain brown wrapper

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Ballantine, 1982 - Fiction - 256 pages
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User Review  - terrygraap - LibraryThing

Another great book in the Travis McGee series by John D. MacDonald. McGee assists an ex lover's daughters at the request of the mother. One daughter is mentally ill. McGee comes to town and notices ... Read full review

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User Review  - datrappert - LibraryThing

In outing number 10 of the series, McGee is at his most annoying. At the request of a former lover, dying of cancer, he heads out to see if he can help her daughter, who has tried to commit suicide ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
5
Section 2
13
Section 3
19
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About the author (1982)

John D. MacDonald was born in Sharon, Pennsylvania in 1916. He attended Syracuse University for his B. S degree, then went on to Harvard University for his M. B. A. After serving during World War II, MacDonald published "Brass Cupcake," his first novel. By the time he had written over 40 novels, MacDonald had received the Ben Franklin Award, the Mystery Writers of America's Grandmaster Award, and the American Book Award. John D. MacDonald died in 1986.

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