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Fadeaway (Harvey Blissberg Mystery #2)

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Now a private investigator, Blissberg scours locker rooms and back alleys for two missing basketball starsAfter retiring from baseball, Harvey Blissberg hung out a shingle in Cambridge, Massachusetts, as a private detective with a taste for the less savory side of sports. When key players from the Boston Celtics and the Washington Bullets go AWOL, Blissberg quickly becomes ...more
Unknown Binding, 264 pages
Published January 1st 1986 by HarperCollins Publishers
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Don Gorman
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The weather is bad, I finished everything that had come in from the library and I found this little book in my shelves. What a nice surprise! An almost amateur P.I. story with a sports theme. Throw in some Boston and Providence for a little atmosphere, politics for a twist and you have a really fun story. I am not sure if this book is even in print anymore, I know I am having a hard time finding his first story which won an Edgar for best first novel when it came out. Fadeaway; try it, you'll ...more
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Mr. Rosen is an author whose books include ''Strike Three You're Dead'' in 1984, which won an Edgar Award from the Mystery Writers of America. He is working on a novel titled ''Saturday Night Dead'' for Viking. He attended Brown University and graduated from Harvard College.

R. D. Rosen’s writing career spans mystery novels, narrative nonfiction, humor books, and television. Strike Three You’re De
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