Description - A Woman's Eye by Sara Paretsky
Crime is common ground for the twenty-one women writers in this extraordinary collection of contemporary mystery fiction. The voices here include professional crime solvers who take you from the mean streets of V.I Warshawski's Chicago in a case of music and murdera?| to the California freeway where Kinsey Millhone's beloved VW skids into a shootinga?|to the gang-held turf of Sharon McCone's San Francisco, where an eyewitness to a slaying says mum's the word. And then there are mothers, grandmothers, battered wives, and social workers- ordinary women in extraordinary situations whose voices reveal contemporary life as seen through a woman's eye. From the opening tale of a girl down-and-out in London and what she steals from a corpsea?|to the final story of a summer vacation in the Berkshires, complete with romance and sudden deatha?|this unique collection brings us great mystery writing that engages both our intellects and our hearts.
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Format: Paperback / softback
(198mm x 126mm x mm)
Virago Press Ltd
Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
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Author Biography - Sara Paretsky
Sara Paretsky has a degree in finance and a PhD in history, and has worked as a conference manager and a promotion manager for a large insurance company. She is now a full-time writer with seven Warshawski novels to her credit, including TOXIC SHOCK, which won the CWA Silver Dagger Award.