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The enigmatic performer known as the Body Artist takes the stage at Chicago's Club Gouge and allows her audience to use her naked body as a canvas for their impromptu illustrations. V. I. Warshawski watches as people step forward, some meek, some bold, to make their mark. The evening takes a strange turn when one woman's sketch triggers a violent outburst from a man at a nearby table. Quickly subdued, the man-an Iraqi war vet-leaves the club. Days later, the woman is shot outside the club. She dies in V.I.'s arms, and the police move quickly to arrest the angry vet. A shooting in Chicago is nothing new, certainly not to V.I., who is hired by the vet's family to clear his name. As V.I. seeks answers, her investigation will take her from the North Side of Chicago to the far reaches of the Gulf War.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library LP FIC PARETSKY (Text) 33892005601423 Adult Large Print Book None 05/01/2012 Available -
OTLD Irrigon Branch LP F PAR (Text) 37818000075079 Large Print Book None 10/04/2010 Available -
The Dalles Wasco County Library LP PARET (Text) 33892005374062 LARGE PRINT Book None 09/22/2010 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781410428219
  • ISBN: 1410428214
  • Physical Description: 629 pages ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: [Large print edition].
  • Publisher: Detroit : Thorndike Press, 2010.

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General Note:
"Thorndike Press large print basic."
Summary, etc.:
The enigmatic performer known as the Body Artist takes the stage at Chicago's Club Gouge and allows her audience to use her naked body as a canvas for their impromptu illustrations. V. I. Warshawski watches as people step forward, some meek, some bold, to make their mark. The evening takes a strange turn when one woman's sketch triggers a violent outburst from a man at a nearby table. Quickly subdued, the man-an Iraqi war vet-leaves the club. Days later, the woman is shot outside the club. She dies in V.I.'s arms, and the police move quickly to arrest the angry vet. A shooting in Chicago is nothing new, certainly not to V.I., who is hired by the vet's family to clear his name. As V.I. seeks answers, her investigation will take her from the North Side of Chicago to the far reaches of the Gulf War.
Subject: Warshawski, V. I. (Fictitious character) > Fiction.
Women private investigators > Illinois > Chicago > Fiction.
Artists > Crimes against > Fiction.
Large type books.
Genre: Detective and mystery fiction.

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