Death by Station Wagon (Suburban Detective Mysteries)

3.38 avg rating
( 97 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780553298819: Death by Station Wagon (Suburban Detective Mysteries)

He's a disgraced ex-Wall Streeter, hired by some kids to prove that a murder-suicide isn't what it seems.  He's the Suburban Detective--and he's about to learn just how deadly the suburbs really are.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From Publishers Weekly:

Suburbia has rarely looked so perilous as in this ultimately exhilarating mystery, with its utterly believable, uniquely modern hero. After being forced out of a Wall Street firm in the wake of a major scandal, Kit Deleeuw becomes a part-time househusband and the only private investigator in Rochambeau, N.J., an affluent small town near New York City. When a teenage couple is found dead one winter's night, the local police conclude that the boy murdered the girl, then committed suicide. The evidence fails to convince the teens' friends, however, and they hire Kit to find the real killer. An elderly woman is wounded by a man wearing a stovepipe hat and cape; clues link the attack not only to the teens' deaths but to a killing spree of a hundred years earlier. As ominous events continue to darken the community, Kit and his wife, a therapist, decide that someone is trying to send the people of Rochambeau a message. But what could it be? Kit doggedly pursues his investigation while juggling visits to the pediatrician and teacher conferences. Katz's ( Sign Off ) canny attentions to the subtle tensions of suburban life make this book hum with truth, despite its misleadingly silly title.
Copyright 1992 Reed Business Information, Inc.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Station Wagon (Suburban Detective Mysteries) [Mar 01, 1994] Katz, Jon
ISBN 10: 055329881X ISBN 13: 9780553298819
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Arbor Scout
(Ann Arbor, MI, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. New. Bookseller Inventory # IM-ND8Q-G6J6

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 8.94
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Jon Katz
Published by Crimeline (1994)
ISBN 10: 055329881X ISBN 13: 9780553298819
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Crimeline, 1994. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M055329881X

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 18.75
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Jon Katz
Published by Crimeline (1994)
ISBN 10: 055329881X ISBN 13: 9780553298819
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Crimeline, 1994. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX055329881X

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 16.43
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Katz, Jon
Published by Crimeline (1994)
ISBN 10: 055329881X ISBN 13: 9780553298819
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Crimeline, 1994. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P11055329881X

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 34.38
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 1.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Katz, Jon
Published by Crimeline
ISBN 10: 055329881X ISBN 13: 9780553298819
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Cloud 9 Books
(Wellington, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Crimeline. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 055329881X New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.0877192

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 59.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds