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Publisher's Summary

When an extra $5,000 shows up in her bank account, Kinsey Millhone puts it down to clerical error. But suddenly the deposit makes sense. It's not a mistake, it's a setup!

Kinsey now has a new client: herself. As she unravels the frame, she finds her future tied to one family's secret, hidden for almost 20 years.

Don't miss the other titles in the Kinsey Millhone Alphabet Mystery Series.
©1988 Sue Grafton (P)1993 Books on Tape

Critic Reviews

"Readers will be glad that further letters of the alphabet await Grafton's imagination." (Publishers Weekly)

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    5 out of 5 stars
  • Carol
  • HELENA, AL, USA
  • 04-03-06

Bravo! My kinda woman!

Well, written. Funny at times. Reflective points. Poignant. Just a good fun read. I'm hooked on the whole alphabet!

6 of 6 people found this review helpful

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  • Lannette
  • Ajo, AZ, United States
  • 02-05-10

Have to read them all! A good one.

Another good one in the series. Her latter ones are better with more twists and turns, but the beginning ones are also a good read. A must buy if you want to follow the story.

3 of 3 people found this review helpful

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Another Good Letter

This is another good detective mystery. I prefer this narrator to the other that narrates several books in this series.

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Multiple Readers

Very good. Just wish they would use multiple readers instead of one for more authenticity.

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My favorite passages!

I love the Kinsey Milhone series. This has my favorite passages about Rancho Finestein and McDonald's hot fruit pies! I had been looking for those two passages, but it's not something you can Google. Now I just need to find the story where Kinsey gets her hair done by an investment savey Hooker.

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Great listening.

Loved it. many twists and turns, with a booming ending. one of Grafton's best in alphabet series!

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A lot of names

Too many names makes one struggle to keep everyone straight. Just a little on the depressing side too.

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Good but short

it is a good book. I did enjoy listening to the book , one thing though you have to listen carefully otherwise you miss the details.

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Undisclosed

Grafton's technique of having the reader walk alongside Kinsey as she solves the problem is engaging but eventually weak as there is no way to figure out the murder until the final chapter when all the important clues are revealed.

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E is for Enough!

Don’t get me wrong, I love this series and every single book I’ve read so far has been great, but I didn’t really pay attention to this one.

I’ve read almost all of the books (out of sequence) and at this point I am just reading them to plug in the holes rather than to really enjoy the story! Like checking them off a list.

I’ve said before that the books have a lot of filler: “Then I went here and I did that and I thought this. Then I saw that and went over there and decided this. Then when I was done with that, I decided to go over there do more of the other thing”. That’s not a criticism; I like the writing so much that I could honestly read a whole volume of filler!! but still, overall I prefer to follow the story too.

I’ve got F G H and O to go and I am all caught up, but I need a break. W is on pre-order and I’ll read it when it comes out, but I’ll save the remaining 4 for next year.

1 of 2 people found this review helpful