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The Wrong Gun

(The fifth book in the Steve Winslow Mystery series)
A novel by

When a revolver once owned by wild west outlaw Pistol Pete Robbins is stolen and a replica left in its place, wealthy gun collector Russ Timberlaine is afraid someone will commit a murder with it in order to frame him for the crime. Steve Winslow substitutes a third gun in its place. When the murder takes place, guess which gun did it!

Books in the series - The Baxter Trust, The Anonymous Client, The Naked Typist, The Wrong Gun and The Innocent Woman.

"The realistic courtroom scenes crackle." - Publisher's Weekly

"Hall's humor subtly laced into the dialogue helps make this book a fast and entertaining read." - Mystery News

"The trial is a dandy...with a possible record number of guns being juggled, and detailed ballistic testimony, it can be remembered as the ultimate Perry Mason pastiche." - John L. Breen - Novel Verdicts

Genre: Mystery

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Used availability for J P Hailey's The Wrong Gun

Hardback Editions

October 1992 : USA Hardback

Title: The Wrong Gun: A Steve Winslow Courtroom Drama
Author(s): J P Hailey
ISBN: 1-55611-333-1 / 978-1-55611-333-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Dutton
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Kindle Editions

April 2011 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition

Title: The Wrong Gun (Steve Winslow Mystery Book 5)
Author(s): Parnell Hall
Publisher: Parnell Hall
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