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The Hammett hex, Victoria Abbott

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The Hammett hex
Title
The Hammett hex
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Victoria Abbott
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Jordan has been able to swing a romantic trip to San Francisco with Officer Tyler "Smiley" Dekker on one condition-she must return with a rare copy of Dashiell Hammett's Red Harvest for her irascible employer, Vera Van Alst. For his own part, Smiley is full of surprises. He's a Dashiell devotee himself-excited to be in the city of Hammett's hard-boiled heroes like Sam Spade and the Continental Op-and also announces he plans to visit his previously unmentioned estranged grandmother, who lives in an old Victorian on Telegraph Hill. But the trip goes downhill fast when Jordan is pushed from a cable car and barely escapes death. And when a dark sedan tries to run the couple down, it's clear someone's after them-but who' Just like in Hammett's world, nothing is quite what is seems..."--Page [4] of cover
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Title
The Hammett hex
Creator
Summary
"Jordan has been able to swing a romantic trip to San Francisco with Officer Tyler “Smiley” Dekker on one condition—she must return with a rare copy of Dashiell Hammett’sRed Harvest for her irascible employer, Vera Van Alst. For his own part, Smiley is full of surprises. He’s a Dashiell devotee himself—excited to be in the city of Hammett’s hard-boiled heroes like Sam Spade and the Continental Op—and also announces he plans to visit his previously unmentioned estranged grandmother, who lives in an old Victorian on Telegraph Hill. But the trip goes downhill fast when Jordan is pushed from a cable car and barely escapes death. And when a dark sedan tries to run the couple down, it’s clear someone’s after them—but who? Just like in Hammett’s world, nothing is quite what is seems..."--Provided by the publisher
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Member of
Genre
Story line
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10523683
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
Series statement
Book collector mysteries ;
Series volume
5
Target audience
adult
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Victoria Abbott
The Hammett hex, Victoria Abbott

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      73 Locust St, Dover, NH, 03820, USA
      43.19289 -70.876331
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