When an autistic Japanese child is mysteriously abducted in London, ex-police detective Peter Diamond begins a desperate search that takes him from the sumo-wrestling world of Japan to New York's high finance district. 20,000 first printing. $20,000 ad/promo. Tour.
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Fired from the police for insubordination, Peter Diamond is reduced to working as a security guard at Harrods. There he finds a tiny Japanese girl after the store closes. He must identify her in order to save her life.
Peter Lovesey, author of five previous Peter Diamond mysteries, has been awarded the British Crime Writers Association Gold, Silver, and Diamond Daggers, as well as many U.S. honors. He lives in West Sussex, England.About the Author:
Peter Lovesey began his writing career with the Cribb and Thackeray series of Victorian mysteries. These were followed with such novels as THE FALSE INSPECTOR DEW (winner of the Gold Dagger) and ROUGH CIDER. As well as an acclaimed novelist he is a highly successful short story writer.
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Book Description Thorndike Press, Thorndike, ME, 1993. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. No Jacket. Large Print. Clean and tight - unused copy - Excellent!!. Bookseller Inventory # 008921
Book Description Thorndike Pr, 1993. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0786200766
Book Description Thorndike Press, 1993. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110786200766