The Resource Baby's first felony, John Straley

Baby's first felony, John Straley

Label
Baby's first felony
Title
Baby's first felony
Statement of responsibility
John Straley
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Shamus Award-winner and critical darling John Straley returns to his beloved Cecil Younger series, set in Sitka, Alaska. Criminal defense investigator Cecil Younger spends his days coaching felons on how to avoid incriminating themselves. He and his colleague have even started writing a helpful handbook with tips such as: Don't wear the tennis shoes you stole to court when the guy you stole them from will be there to testify and his name is still written inside of them. But when Cecil follows a lead from a defendant and walks out of a shady apartment complex with a suitcase containing fifty thousand dollars in cash, he suddenly finds himself in violation of one of his own rules: Nothing good comes of walking around with a lot of someone else's money. And the suitcase is only the beginning. Delivered in the form of a statement to a panel of three judges, we find a reluctant, deeply unlucky investigator who, in a single day, manages to find a deep freeze full of drug-stuffed fish, witness a murder at close range, and have his teenage daughter kidnapped and held as collateral"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
PUL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Straley, John
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
A Cecil Younger investigation
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kidnapping
  • Private investigators
  • Defense (Criminal procedure)
  • Murder
  • Drug traffic
  • Sitka (Alaska)
  • Younger, Cecil (Fictitious character)
  • FICTION / Humorous
Label
Baby's first felony, John Straley
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1006301235
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
241 pages
Isbn
9781616958787
Lccn
2017055195
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • BK0021653103
  • (OCoLC)1006301235
Label
Baby's first felony, John Straley
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1006301235
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
241 pages
Isbn
9781616958787
Lccn
2017055195
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • BK0021653103
  • (OCoLC)1006301235

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