The Zebra-Striped Hearse

The Zebra-Striped Hearse

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by Ross Macdonald
     
 

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Strictly speaking, Lew Archer is only supposed to dig up the dirt on a rich man's suspicious soon-to-be son-in-law. But in no time at all Archer is following a trail of corpses from the citrus belt to Mazatlan. And then there is the zebra-striped hearse and its crew of beautiful, sunburned surfers, whose path seems to keep crossing the son-in-law's--and Archer's--in a

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Strictly speaking, Lew Archer is only supposed to dig up the dirt on a rich man's suspicious soon-to-be son-in-law. But in no time at all Archer is following a trail of corpses from the citrus belt to Mazatlan. And then there is the zebra-striped hearse and its crew of beautiful, sunburned surfers, whose path seems to keep crossing the son-in-law's--and Archer's--in a powerful, fast-paced novel of murder on the California coast.


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Published in 1949, 1961, and 1962, respectively, these three titles find gumshoe Lew Archer up to his neck in murder, kidnapping, and blackmailjust another day at the office. This is hard-boiled detective writing at the top of its form.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780307780843
Publisher:
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Publication date:
02/16/2011
Sold by:
Random House
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
288
Sales rank:
461,821
File size:
2 MB

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The Zebra-Striped Hearse (Lew Archer Series #10) 4.9 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 9 reviews.
SuzannePA More than 1 year ago
a good archer read. lots of twists and turns
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"I'm just not used to doing it this way."
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someone stole my kit and attacked my clan! I cant give out any information but I know some Goldclan warriors did it! I ask that you please raid Goldclan! Our clan is too weak to battle and we need help!
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
So i have to dispel a psycho madman magic man spirit from your head for your headache to go away. That is definitely a first. (Igtgtb. I might be gone in themornigs all this week due to vbs at my church. I should be here in the afternpon though)
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Firepaw pads into the den asking blazingstar are we going to have training to day.
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