Spine creased, slanted, covers somewhat creased, corners bumped, front cover bowed out a bit, some edge wear, a little yellowing. 1" chip to leading edge of front cover.
"Kinsey Millhone celebrates her 33rd birthday as only she can -- she moves back into her renovated apartment, gets hired to find an elderly lady supposedly living in the Mojave Desert by herself, and makes the top of triggerman Tyrone Patty's hit list. As much as she hates to admit it, Kinsey realizes even she's going to need help fending off a hit man and she hires a bodyguard: Robert Dietz, a Purshe-driving P.I. who takes his job very seriously. With Dietz watching her for the merest sign of her usual recklessness, Kinsey plunges into a case that will lead her to the gruesome truth about a long-buried betrayal. And, in the process, will bring her face-to-face with her own mortality . . ."; 5¾" - 6¾" Tall