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Playing with Fire

(2016)
(The fifth book in the Daniel Jacobus series)
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The latest Daniel Jacobus mystery holds a mirror to the glittery facade of the concert world, delving into the multimillion-dollar sleight-of-hand of violin dealing . . .

When an anxious phone call from obscure violinmaker Amadeo Borlotti disturbs Daniel Jacobus's Christmas Eve festivities, he and his dear friends Nathaniel and Yumi make light of it. A seemingly humble practitioner of his craft, Borlotti preferred the quiet life in the country away from the limelight. He even found love at an advanced age.

But his larceny, which began as a typographical error in a bill for a violin repair, grew incessantly. In the end he became a helpless captive of his past indiscretions and was consumed by it, and it is up to Jacobus and his team to find out how, and why.

Genre: Mystery    

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Used availability for Gerald Elias's Playing with Fire

Hardback Editions

June 2017 : UK Hardback
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Title: Playing with Fire (A Daniel Jacobus Mystery)
Author(s): Gerald Elias
ISBN: 0-7278-9561-3 / 978-0-7278-9561-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Severn House Large Print Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


May 2016 : UK Hardback
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Title: Playing with Fire (A Daniel Jacobus Mystery)
Author(s): Gerald Elias
ISBN: 0-7278-8614-2 / 978-0-7278-8614-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Severn House Publishers
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Paperback Editions

May 2017 : UK Paperback
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Title: Playing with Fire (A Daniel Jacobus Mystery)
Author(s): Gerald Elias
ISBN: 1-84751-715-3 / 978-1-84751-715-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Severn House Paperbacks Ltd
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Kindle Editions

September 2016 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Playing with Fire (A Daniel Jacobus Mystery)
Author(s): Gerald Elias
Publisher: Severn House Digital
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA