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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Bagley Public Library M HOU (Text) 33500012515599 Main Available -
Detroit Lakes Public Library M HOU (Text) 33500012515581 Main Available -
Red Lake Falls Public Library HOU (Text) 35500005873045 Main Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781250094520
  • ISBN: 1250094518
  • ISBN: 9781250094513
  • Physical Description: pages.
    print
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Minotaur Books, 2017.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: "Once a police detective in St. Paul, Minnesota, Rushmore McKenzie has become not only an unlikely millionaire, but an occasional unlicensed private investigator, doing favors for friends and people in need. When his stepdaughter Erica asks him for just such a favor, McKenzie doesn't have it in him to refuse. Even though it sounds like a very bad idea right from the start. The father of Malcolm Harris, a college friend of Erica's, was found murdered a year ago in a park in New Brighton, a town just outside the Twin Cities. With no real clues and all the obvious suspects with concrete alibis, the case has long since gone cold. As McKenzie begins poking around, he soon discovers another unsolved murder that's tangentially related to this one. And all connections seem to lead back to a group of friends the victim was close with. But all McKenzie has is a series of odd, even suspicious, coincidences--until someone decides to make it all that more serious and personal"--
Reviews

  • Booklist Reviews : Booklist Reviews 2017 May #1
    Housewright fans, rejoice: the latest Rushmore McKenzie novel is here. The unlicensed PI (he used to be a cop until he quit so he could collect a big reward on a criminal he apprehended) is looking into the death of a man who was stabbed in the head about a year ago. The victim—follow along carefully now—was the father of Rushmore's girlfriend's daughter's friend. Hospital records suggest the victim's widow had been physically abused, but she claims, persuasively, that she didn't murder the man. So who did, and why? Is Rushmore putting his own family at risk by digging into the man's death? The McKenzie novels are solidly plotted mysteries with, overall, a rather light tone—not comic mysteries, by any means, but a long way from noir. Housewright is one of those writers whose name on the cover guarantees readers a good time, and he definitely doesn't disappoint this time. Copyright 2017 Booklist Reviews.

Author Notes

DAVID HOUSEWRIGHT is the author of the Twin Cities P.I. Mac McKenzie Novels, including The Devil May Care. He has won the Edgar Award and is the three-time winner of the Minnesota Book Award for his crime fiction. He is the current president of the Private Eye Writers of America (PWA) and lives in St. Paul, Minnesota.

Subject: McKenzie, Mac (Fictitious character) Fiction
Private investigators Minnesota Fiction
Ex-police officers Fiction
Murder Investigation Fiction
FICTION Mystery & Detective Traditional British
Ex-police officers
McKenzie, Mac (Fictitious character)
Murder Investigation
Private investigators
Minnesota
Genre: Fiction.
Mystery fiction.
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