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Garcia-Aguilera, Carolina.

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ISBN 10: 0399142568 / ISBN 13: 9780399142567
Published by Putnam., NY:, 1997
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HC in dust jacket. 1st Printing. Signed by Garcia-Aguilera. A fine copy in a near fine dust jacket with remainder mark. Bookseller Inventory # 6805

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Publisher: Putnam., NY:

Publication Date: 1997

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: 1st edition.

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The star of Bloody Waters, Cuban-American private eye Lupe Solano returns in her second case, in which she tries to plumb the connection between the death of her best friend and that of a Cuban rafter.


Simultaneous publication (what a coincidence!) of her first book, Bloody Waters, in paperback and her second in hardcover gives readers a double chance to discover the delights of this Cuban-American private detective, who comes from a wealthy family, drives a Mercedes, carries a Beretta, and spends a lot of her time trying to fix the bad things that happen to Cubans in Miami. Carolina Garcia-Aguilera, herself a Cuban-born private investigator and M. B. A., makes sure that both books contain just the right seasoning of local color and personal moments in their strongly plotted stories. This one finds Lupe trying to clear a local jeweler in the death of a would-be assailant. As in her first outing, things soon become personal.

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