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Capriati's Blood

(The first book in the Alton Rhode Mystery series)
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A WOUNDED VET TRYING TO SAVE A CHILD'S LIFE IS EMBROILED IN A MOB WAR.A beautiful woman begs a private eye to find the bank-embezzler lover who left her pregnant. She says the fugitive's bone marrow could save her daughter.The trail has been cold for 14 years!That's the least of the investigator's problems. He almost immediately becomes the target of a deranged killer. Only a mysterious guardian angel - with an automatic pistol - keeps him alive long enough to find the missing man. Then things really get weird!If you like a great mystery, replete with crackerjack detection, unexpected betrayals and sparkling dialogue, then CAPRIATI'S BLOOD, the first of the Alton Rhode novels, is for you! ***"Pulitzer-nominee De Maria has written a stunner of a private eye mystery, with an incredible twist at the end." (John Crudele, NEW YORK POST) "A Lawrence De Maria title gives you more bang for your buck than just about anything in the book marketplace today." (FLORIDA WEEKLY)"A master of thriller dialogue." (WASHINGTON INDEPENDENT REVIEW OF BOOKS)

Genre: Mystery

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Paperback Editions

May 2018 : Paperback

Title: Capriati's Blood: An Alton Rhode Mystery: 1
Author(s): Lawrence De Maria
ISBN: 1-982937-07-6 / 978-1-982937-07-2
Publisher: Independently Published
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June 2017 : USA Paperback

Author(s): Lawrence De Maria
ISBN: 1-5214-2920-0 / 978-1-5214-2920-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Independently published
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Kindle Editions

December 2013 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition

Title: CAPRIATI'S BLOOD: An Alton Rhode Mystery (ALTON RHODE MYSTERIES Book 1)
Author(s): Lawrence De Maria
Publisher: St. Austin's Press
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