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The Corpse Will Keep

(The second book in the Dana Leoni Mystery series)
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Fresh from the success of solving the murder of a roommate, Private Investigator Dana Leoni and her unlikely crew of misfit sleuths have opened a detective agency in the run-down Delta Court rooming house. Genuine clients are hard to come by until a friend from Dana's past contacts her for help. He suspects his wealthy mother is being bilked in her charitable efforts to help the homeless. Though Dana is reluctant to reconnect with her past, she knows this world well - the church basements and halls where the indigent seek shelter and a hot meal. On the hunt for information, Dana soon falls in with a darkly charismatic church volunteer who is much more dangerous than he first appears. Set in two contrasting neighbourhoods - seedy Parkdale and posh Rosedale - the story's events vault from extortion to kidnapping to murder. Dana must rely on the underrated skills of her housemates to help her catch a ruthless killer.

With her skilful portrayal of characters who may be down but are never out, Pat Capponi once again brings to life a world few of us know. In Dana Leoni, Capponi has created one of the most likeable - and vulnerable - investigators in crime fiction.

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Used availability for Pat Capponi's The Corpse Will Keep

Paperback Editions

January 2008 : Canada Mass Market Paperback

Title: The Corpse Will Keep
Author(s): Pat Capponi
ISBN: 1-55468-100-6 / 978-1-55468-100-6 (Canada edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   

Kindle Editions

June 2010 : USA, , Canada, UK Kindle edition

Title: The Corpse Will Keep: A Dana Leoni Mystery
Author(s): Pat Capponi
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA