• First Prize

  • By: Edward Cline
  • Narrated by: Scott Fortney
  • Length: 6 hrs and 30 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook
  • Release date: 02-05-12
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Edward Cline
  • 3.5 out of 5 stars 3.7 (3 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

A brilliant young novelist wins a literary award and disappears. Detective Chess Hanrahan turns up more than murder in this sharp-edged, provocative tale by the author of the popular Sparrowhawk novels. With a new preface by the author.
©2009 Edward Cline (P)2012 Scitt Fortney
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Critic Reviews

"Exceptionally strong . . . firm characterizations. A striking tale." (Allen J. Hubin, The Armchair Detective)
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5 out of 5 stars
By Justin Hartfield on 09-09-16

Excellent story and author.

A great story and well written. Great philosophical material. The characters are clearly thought. Excellent.

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