Title: A Case of Lone Star
Publisher: Beech Tree Books, New York, New York, U.S.A.
Publication Date: 1987
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Signed: SIGNED Bookplate Laid-in
Edition: First Edition, First Printing
In a clear protective Brodart mylar cover. In his third outing, Kinky investigates a series of deaths after a number of Lone Star Cafe performers are murdered. A hint of sunning to head of spine, light rubbing to flaps. Bookseller Inventory # 1002587
The legendary Lone Star Café. A raucous little corner of Texas right in the heart of Manhattan, where every great country music star stops for a gig. At one time or another, everyone from the Rolling Stones to the Blues Brothers has jammed there.
But this night, Thanksgiving, is a different kind of jam. Larry Barkins of the headlining Barkin Brothers is found dead in his dressing-room, his head bashed in with his own guitar and a two-dollar bill stuffed in his shirt pocket. It's Kinky they call for help, but the fast-talking, cigar-smoking, cat-loving sleuth is disinclined to ruffle his tranquility.
Then the manager of the Lone Star arrives at 199B Vandam with a strange piece of mail addressed to Barkin - the lyrics to 'Hey, Good Lookin' - and Kinky is intrigued. As other Lone Star performers are murdered by a killer who leaves clues from the songs of Hank Williams, Kinky finds it impossible to stay out of the spotlight.
Book Description: A Case of Lone Star by Kinky Friedman pits the fast-talking, cigar-smoking, cat-loving sleuth against the murderer killing his way through the country music stars stopping to play at the famous Lone Star Café.
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