For Kate Brannigan, finding the thief of a precious Monet painting stolen from a British estate is no problem, but staying out of harm's way becomes almost impossible, and as Kate's professional reputation is on the line and so is her long-term romance. Reprint. NYT.
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Val McDermid grew up in a Scottish mining community and attended Oxford University. She worked as a journalist in Scotland for 14 years, becoming National Bureau Chief of a major national Sunday tabloid. She quit journalism in 1991 and has since become a full-time writer. She is creator of both the Lindsay Gordon and the Kate Brannigan mystery series. Her novel, A Place of Execution (St. Martin's, 2000) was recently named by the New York Times Book Review as one of the notable books of 2000 and won the L.A. Times Book Prize in the new murder/mystery category. It was also shortlisted in 2001 for the Edgar Award and has been nominated for the 2001 Boucheron Anthony Award. Her latest Lindsay Gordon novel, Booked for Murder, was nominated for the Best Lesbian Mystery by the Lambda Literary Fdn., 2000, and has been chosen by Bookspan's Insight/Out book-of-the-month club.About the Author:
Val McDermid grew up in a Scottish mining community and then read English at Oxford. She was a journalist for sixteen years, spending the last three as Northern Bureau Chief of a national Sunday tabloid. She is now a full-time writer and lives in South Manchester.
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Book Description Harpercollins (Mm), 1996. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0061043931
Book Description Harpercollins (Mm), 1996. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0061043931