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California bear : a novel / Duane Swierczynski.


“KILLER”: Jack Queen has been exonerated and freed from prison thanks to retired LAPD officer Cato Hightower. But when guilt gnaws at Jack, he admits: “I actually did it.” To which Hightower responds: “Yeah, no kidding.” You see, the ex-cop has a special job in mind for the ex-con... THE GIRL DETECTIVE: Fifteen-year-old Matilda Finnerty has been handed a potential death sentence in the form of a leukemia diagnosis. But that’s not going to stop her from tackling the most important mystery of her life: Is her father guilty of murder? GENE JEANIE: Jeanie Hightower mends family trees for a living, but the genealogist is unable to repair her own marriage. And her soon-to-be ex may have entangled her in a scheme that has drawn the bloody wrath of... THE BEAR: A prolific serial killer who disappeared forty years ago, who is only now emerging from hibernation when the conditions are just right. And this time, the California Bear is not content to hunt in the shadows... -- Provided by publisher.

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  • ISBN: 9780316382977
  • ISBN: 0316382973
  • Physical Description: 357 pages ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Mulholland Books, an imprint of Little, Brown and Company, 2024.
Subject: Serial murderers > Fiction.
Teenage girls > Fiction.
Vigilantes > Fiction.
Fathers and daughters > Fiction.
Cancer > Patients > Fiction.
Women genealogists > Fiction.
Marriage > Fiction.
Ex-police officers > Fiction.
Cold cases (Criminal investigation) > Fiction.
California > Fiction.
Genre: Thrillers (Fiction)
Detective and mystery fiction.

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  • 10 of 16 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Neosho Newton County.


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Neosho Newton - Neosho SWIERCZYNSKI, DUANE (Text) 34162002202636 New Adult Fiction Checked out 04/29/2024

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