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Accustomed to the Dark

Satterthwait, Walter

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ISBN 10: 0312145357 / ISBN 13: 9780312145354
Published by St Martins Press, U.S.A., 1996
Condition: As New Hardcover
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A Joshua Croft mystery. Book and BroDart protected jacket are fine, without faults. This unread copy is gift quality. Signed on the title page by the author. First edition / first printing. Ships in bubble wrap in box. Bookseller Inventory # BX15-4

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Title: Accustomed to the Dark

Publisher: St Martins Press, U.S.A.

Publication Date: 1996

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:As New

Dust Jacket Condition: As New

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: 1st Edition

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When Joshua Croft's partner and lover, Rita Mondragon, is nearly killed by a psychopath who had tried to kill her years before, Joshua vows to find the brutal killer and embarks on a vengeful quest that takes him all across the country

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Any visitor who has ever been seduced by the charms of Santa Fe should read Satterthwait's Joshua Croft mysteries (Escapade and Wall of Glass are available in paperback) before deciding to move there. Not that the author doesn't love his native city; he just knows that crime and violence may be lurking around the next glitzy corner. Six years ago, a thug named Ernie Martinez killed Croft's boss, William Mondragon, and crippled Mondragon's wife, Rita. Now Rita has made it out of her wheelchair, and she and Croft have become lovers. But Martinez escapes from prison and shoots Rita. While she swings between life and death, Croft sets off on a foolhardy but inevitable search for Martinez and his even more dangerous drug-lord friend. Bristling wit and the pain of endangered love make Satterthwait an original voice.

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