A trouble of fools

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Publisher:
Hyperion,
Pub. Date:
1999.
Edition:
1st ed.
Language:
English
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It's the kind of case that has "NO!" written all over it. But ex-cop Carlotta Carlyle has a p.i. license getting moldy from disuse, so she takes on the search for a little old lady's missing brother. After all, how much trouble could an aging cabbie get into? Plenty, Carlotta learns, as she uncovers a scam of laundered money and drug running, all mixed together in that dangerously powerful brew known as Boston-Irish politics. "You will be caught up in Carlotta's adventures. For she is one of the most sparkling, most irresistible heroines ever to grace the pages of a whodunit . . . . It's top-drawer all the way." -- Chicago Sun-Times
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9780786889532
9781504053075
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subject_facet Boston (Mass.) -- Fiction, Carlyle, Carlotta (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Detective and mystery fiction, Electronic books, Taxicab drivers -- Fiction, Women detectives -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- Fiction, Women private investigators -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- Fiction
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