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Body Work (V.I. Warshawski Novel) by Sara Paretsky - Hardcover - 2010 - from Fleur Fine Books (SKU: 9780399156748)

Body Work (V.I. Warshawski Novel)

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Body Work (V.I. Warshawski Novel)

by Sara Paretsky

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ISBN 13
9780399156748
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Putnam Adult. Used; Very Good. "Doctors take days off--why not PIs?" V.I. Warshawski demands. But when America's hardest-working private eye goes clubbing, a stranger is shot and dies in her arms. <br /><br />V.I. has been visiting Club Gouge, Chicago's edgiest nightspot, where a woman known as the Body Artist turns her naked body into a canvas for the audience to paint on. <br /><br />The show attracts all kinds of people, from a menacing off-duty cop to Ukrainian mobsters and Iraq war vets--and V.I.'s impetuous cousin, Petra. A tormented young painter shows up, too, and the intricate designs she creates on the Body Artist drives on of the vets into a violent rage. <br /><br />When the painter is shot, the cops figure it's an easy collar--PTSD vet goes off the rails, stalks then kills young woman. But the vet's family hires V.I. to clear his name, and the detective uncovers a chain of ugly truths that stretch all the way from Iraq to Chicago's South Side. . 2010. HARDCOVER.

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The audacious new V. I. Warshawski novel from the New York Times -bestselling author "Doctors take days off--why not PIs?" V.I. Warshawski demands. But when America's hardest-working private eye goes clubbing, a stranger is shot and dies in her arms. V.I. has been visiting Club Gouge, Chicago's edgiest nightspot, where a woman known as the Body Artist turns her naked body into a canvas for the audience to paint on. The show attracts all kinds of people, from a menacing off-duty cop to Ukrainian mobsters and Iraq war vets--and V.I.'s impetuous cousin, Petra. A tormented young painter shows up, too, and the intricate designs she creates on the Body Artist drives on of the vets into a violent rage. When the painter is shot, the cops figure it's an easy collar--PTSD vet goes off the rails, stalks then kills young woman. But the vet's family hires V.I. to clear his name, and the detective uncovers a chain of ugly truths that stretch all the way from Iraq to Chicago's South Side.

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Bookseller
Fleur Fine Books US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
9780399156748
Title
Body Work (V.I. Warshawski Novel)
Author
Sara Paretsky
Format/binding
HARDCOVER
Book condition
Used; Very Good
Quantity-available
1
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0399156747
ISBN 13
9780399156748
Publisher
Putnam Adult
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
2010
Bookseller catalogs
Fiction- Hardcover/Trade;

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