Fine in Fine dj, UK First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Protected in clear Mylar cover. Bubble wrapped and shipped in a box. We do not stock or sell ex-library or Book Club editions. Bookseller Inventory # 65261
Synopsis: Anne Carson: fifteen, beautiful, wayward. Abducted. The rich Carsons have closed ranks and summoned Frank Calder, subject to strict instructions. This is not the first kidnapping in the Carson family and hard lessons have been learned. But are the two events connected? And is greed the motivation? Revenge? Or could it be something else? To find out, Frank Calder must go beyond his brief. And his every step into the darkness may end a girl's life. Peter Temple is Australia's most awarded crime writer.
About the Author: Peter Temple has worked extensively as a journalist and editor for newspapers and magazines in several countries. He has won the Miles Franklin award as well as five Ned Kelly Awards for his novels, and has won the world's most prestigious crime writing prize, the Duncan Lawrie Dagger. His books are published in more than twenty countries.
Title: Shooting Star
Publisher: Quercus Publishing Plc December 2008
Publication Date: 2008
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: 1st Edition
Book Description Quercus, London, 2008. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. 1st UK edition hardcover in fine condition in fine dust jacket - originally published as a pbo in Australia in 1999 - stand alone novel by the author of the Jack Irish novels - fine, unread copy. Seller Inventory # MH2382