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The Art of Survival (Fiddler and Fiora Mystery #5)

3.89 of 5 stars 3.89  ·  rating details  ·  62 ratings  ·  4 reviews

"The story is unnerving, mesmerizing, and, when relief from fierce tensions is required, blessedly funny."—Publishers Weekly

"Maxwell's work is engaging and wonderfully articulated."—Robert B. Parker

Fiddler takes to the road to forget his ex-wife and sometimes lover Fiora and lands in Santa Fe, where a visit to a local art gallery implicates the private investigator in a me

Mass Market Paperback, 0 pages
Published April 1st 1990 by Crimeline (first published 1989)
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Maxwell, A.E. - 5th in series

What does a man do for diversion when a blow-out strands him in the snowy wilds of Santa Fe? If he's Fiddler--and he's just burned up 1500 miles of open road between California and New Mexico--he's ripe for trouble. And Native American painter Maggie Tenorio is Trouble with a capital T--a stunning Apache princess with a Bryn Mawr gloss and a deadly gaze.

Maggie invites him to the swank unveiling of a "lost" Georgia O'Keeffe painting, where Fidd
A fast paste, roller coaster ride from the beginning to the end. Lots of people and things and action, but written so well it's fluid and easy to read. Loved the book.
Love the characters, love the dog. A can't miss series.
I didn't really care for the pace of this novel. I found it slow and a bit boring at times. Lots of great art info and I enjoyed all the Santa Fe references.
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collaboration of Ann Maxwell and Evan Maxwell

also aka Lowell Charters, Elizabeth Lowell, and Annalise Sun
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