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House of Blues

A Skip Langdon Novel

by Julie Smith and Elisa Wares

Paperback, 340 pages, Random House, List Price: $5.99 |


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Julie Smith and Elisa Wares

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Finding local pressures rising when a crime wave peaks with the murder of a prominent restauranteur, New Orleans homicide detective Skip Langdon begins a detailed search for the killer, as well as for the victim's missing heirs

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