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Publisher Comments:

The bestselling author of the Richard Jury novels delivers a razor-sharp and raucously funny send-up of the cutthroat world of publishing. And the praise is pouring in:

"A hilarious and wicked caper-adventure on the evils of the book business."

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

"Does laughing uncontrollably on a subway train constitute legitimate literary criticism? If it does, then Foul Matter...gets a great review from me." —New York Times Book Review

"She can kick literary butt—in more ways than one." —USA Today

Synopsis:

The "New York Times" bestselling author of the Richard Jury novels delivers arazor-sharp and raucously funny send-up of the cutthroat world of publishing.384 pp.

About the Author

Martha Grimes is the bestselling author of eighteen Richard Jury mysteries and also the acclaimed fiction Foul Matter, Cold Flat Junction, Hotel Paradise, The End of the Pier, and The Train Now Departing.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780451212931
Author:
Grimes, Martha
Publisher:
New American Library
Author:
Grimes, Martha
Subject:
General
Subject:
Organized crime
Subject:
Publishers and publishing
Subject:
Suspense
Subject:
New york (n.y.)
Subject:
Satire
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Edition Description:
Paperback / softback
Publication Date:
20040931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Pages:
384
Dimensions:
8.08x5.32x.81 in. .72 lbs.
Age Level:
from 18

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