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8 edition of The bookwoman"s last fling found in the catalog.

The bookwoman"s last fling

a Cliff Janeway novel

by Dunning, John

  • 215 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Scribner in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Janeway, Cliff (Fictitious character) -- Fiction,
  • Booksellers and bookselling -- Fiction,
  • Antiquarian booksellers -- Fiction,
  • Ex-police officers -- Fiction,
  • Horse trainers -- Crimes against -- Fiction,
  • Book collectors -- Fiction,
  • Idaho -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John Dunning.
    GenreFiction
    The Physical Object
    Pagination337 p. cm.
    Number of Pages337
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23275083M
    ISBN 100743289455

    The Bookwoman's Last Fling A Cliff Janeway Novel (Unknown): Dunning, John: "Denver bookman Cliff Janeway would have liked Candice Geiger. She loved books with a true bookwoman's passion. Her collection of first-edition children's books is the best that Janeway ever hopes to see. Sadly, Janeway and Candice Geiger will never meet. She died much too young.   You know you’ve read a good book when you turn the last page and feel a little as if you have lost a friend. As a young man, New York Times bestselling author John Dunning earned his living for several years working behind the scenes on the racetrack circuit. Now he brings his memories of the horse world and his expertise in collectible books to this .

    Buy the Kobo ebook Book The Bookwoman's Last Fling: A Cliff Janeway Novel by John Dunning at , Canada's largest bookstore. Free shipping and pickup in store on eligible orders.   The Bookwoman’s Last Fling was a disappointment, plain and simple. It’s difficult, in fact, to believe that it was written by the same author who penned The Sign of the Book. The book’s plot was contrived — Janeway makes conclusions without proper evidence (a violation of the mystery writers’ rule of “fair play’) and his actions.

    In another enthralling bestseller by "master yarn spinner" (Chicago Sun-Times) John Dunning, rare book dealer and relentless private eye Cliff Janeway unravels a deadly plot marked by stolen classics and stable wealthy horse trainer H. R. Geiger dies, Denver bookman Cliff Janeway encounters the legacy of the man's wife, Candice, a true bookwoman who left behind . Buy the Paperback Book The Bookwoman's Last Fling by JOHN DUNNING at , Canada's largest bookstore. Free shipping and pickup in store on eligible orders.


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I was excited to find a nice first edition hardcover copy of John Dunning’s The Bookwoman’s Last Fling at a bargain table price a few weeks ago. Knowing how popular the previous four Cliff Janeway novels had been with book collectors did make me wonder at the time why such a nice copy of this novel was still available in midBOOKWOMAN'S LAST FLING - John Dunning Thursday, Janu Book collecting and horse racing is a rather unexpected combination, add that to the idea of a woman who dies young, leaving behind a young daughter, an elderly husband and 3 step-sons and you're not short of the potential for some twisting and turning.