Hardly knew her stories by Laura Lippman

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Published by William Morrow in New York .

Written in English

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A collection, for the first time, of a mix of award-winning short stories and a new novella by the author. Lippman has won every major mystery award.

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StatementLaura Lippman ; [introduction by George Pelecanos].
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3562.I586 H 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 292 p. ;
Number of Pages292
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23093526M
ISBN 109780061584992

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Lippman sets many of the stories in this sterling anthology, Hardly Knew Her, in familiar territory: her beloved Baltimore, from downtown to its affluent suburbs, where successful businessmen go to shocking lengths to protect what they have or ruthlessly expand their holdings, while dissatisfied wives find murderous ways to escape their lives.Hardly Knew Her Stories (Book): Lippman, Laura: A collection, for the first time, of a mix of award-winning short stories and a new novella by the author.

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