And 47 Miles of Rope

August 23, 2015|
And 47 Miles of Rope by Warren Murphy
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Devlin Tracy is a private investigator specializing in insurance fraud; the bigger the fraud, the bigger his payday. This time, the action is in Las Vegas, and he's playing for seven-figure stakes. It's a complicated job, but that's why they wanted Trace.

Problem: One of Garrison Fidelity's policyholders has been killed, and a million dollars worth of jewels have gone missing. Complication: They're missing from the safe of an often-topless contessa whose poolside entourage includes a bogus baron, a drug-dealing playboy, an up-and-coming starlet with pure animal magnetism, a meek manservant, a Greek gardener, and various other hangers-on. Further complication: prostitutes, pimps, parents, producers, and the police. It's already a circus, but can Trace get the bread?

And 47 Miles of Rope is the second in the Trace series of suspense novels, featuring the charmingly hardboiled insurance investigator.

WARREN MURPHY was born in Jersey City, where he worked in journalism and politics until launching the Destroyer series with Richard Sapir in 1971. A screenwriter (Lethal Weapon II, The Eiger Sanction) as well as a novelist, Murphy's work has won a dozen national awards, including multiple Edgars and Shamuses. He has lectured at many co...
Title:And 47 Miles of RopeFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:230 pages, 8 X 5 X 0.48 inShipping dimensions:230 pages, 8 X 5 X 0.48 inPublished:August 23, 2015Publisher:Warren Murphy Media, LLCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0990656675

ISBN - 13:9780990656678

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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