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A Drop of the Hard Stuff (Matthew Scudder): Block, Lawrence

A Drop of the Hard Stuff (Matthew Scudder)

Block, Lawrence

Published by Mulholland Books, 2011
ISBN 10: 0316127337 / ISBN 13: 9780316127332
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Title: A Drop of the Hard Stuff (Matthew Scudder)

Publisher: Mulholland Books

Publication Date: 2011

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Collectible: Like New

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Signed: Signed by Author

Edition: First Edition.


Signed by author on title page without inscription. Dated. First Edition with full number line. Bookseller Inventory # 10-1-951

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Synopsis: "Right up there with Mr. Block's best....A DROP OF THE HARD STUFF keeps us guessing."--Tom Nolan, Wall Street Journal

Facing his demons in his first year of sobriety, Matthew Scudder finds himself on the trail of a killer. When Scudder's childhood friend Jack Ellery is murdered, presumably while attempting to atone for past sins, Scudder reluctantly begins his own investigation, with just one lead: Ellery's Alcoholics Anonymous list of people he wronged. One of them may be a killer, but that's not necessarily Scudder's greatest danger. Immersing himself in Ellery's world may lead him right back to the bar stool.

In a novel widely celebrated by critics and readers, Lawrence Block circle back to how it all began, reestablishing the Matthew Scudder series as one of the pinnacles of American detective fiction.

About the Author: Lawrence Block is a Grand Master of the Mystery Writers of America, has won multiple Edgar and Shamus awards and countless international prizes. The author of more than 50 books, he lives in New York City.

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