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Bookscout

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For a rare book, a desperate buyer turns to violence.

Six days a week, Joel Beer hunts for books in Denver. He stalks them in bookstores and thrift stores, at yard sales and estate sales, his eyes scanning spines quickly and ruthlessly, searching for the $0.25 gem that he can resell for $250. If he were the only scout in town, he might be able to make a living, but there

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Kindle Edition, 25 pages
Published November 26th 2013 by MysteriousPress.com/Open Road (first published 1994)
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Amy
Jul 06, 2015 Amy rated it it was amazing
A hard winter

Mr Dunning did it again. A few words and I'm in Denver rummaging through book stores for that right one.
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Apr 04, 2014 Kelley rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: mystery, shortie
This is a short story. And for being so abrieviated, it was captivating.
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John Dunning was born in 1942 in Brooklyn, NY. He was raised in Charleston, SC, is married, and has two adult children.

John always wanted to write, but was a poor student. He left high school in the tenth grade, partly because of an inability to concentrate and absorb lectures. Several years ago he was diagnosed with attention deficit disorder (ADD), a malady that could not have been imagined in t
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