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10 edition of Detective stories found in the catalog.

Detective stories

by Philip Pullman

  • 167 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Kingfisher in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Detective and mystery stories,
  • Children"s stories,
  • Mystery and detective stories,
  • Short stories

  • Edition Notes

    Statementchosen by Philip Pullman ; illustrated by Nick Hardcastle.
    SeriesStory library
    ContributionsPullman, Philip, 1946-, Hardcastle, Nick, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ5 .D48 1998
    The Physical Object
    Pagination223 p. :
    Number of Pages223
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL694080M
    ISBN 100753451468
    LC Control Number97041367
    OCLC/WorldCa37663519

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    Get this from a library! Detective stories. [Philip Pullman; Nick Hardcastle;] -- Enjoy a dazzling display of deductive skills and bravery as the most puzzling cases are solved by the likes of Sam Spade, Hercule Poirot, and Sherlock Holmes. California, has won many prizes for her crime stories. Kinsey Millhone, a strong, intelligent female private detective with a good sense of humour, is the main character in her books and short stories. ‘Full Circle’ takes place in the imaginary town of Santa Teresa in California.


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