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(The seventh book in the Esther Diamond series)
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R.I.P. = Reanimated, Infernal, and Pretty damn dangerous

Struggling actress Esther Diamond, whose year got off to a rough start (what with incarceration, unemployment, and mystical death curses), finally catches a break when she lands an acting job.

She's hired to reprise her guest role as prostitute Jilly C-Note on The Dirty Thirty, a TV crime drama about depravity and corruption in the New York Police Department. Esther's ex-sometime boyfriend, NYPD's Detective Connor Lopez, hates that show with undying passion -- especially after Esther convinces her narcissistic co-star to shadow Lopez on the job, in order to add verisimilitude to his performance as a morally bankrupt cop.

But Esther's fellow thespian is her best bet for keeping an eye on Lopez 24/7 - and, more to the point, on Lopez's new partner, Detective Quinn. Esther and her friend Max, a 350-year-old mage whose day job is protecting the city from Evil, suspect Quinn of being involved in the latest mystical mayhem to menace Manhattan...

Corpses suddenly aren't staying quite as dead as they should.

While Max and Esther try to determine what Quinn's role is in the supernatural reanimation of the deceased downtown, a dangerous foe with deadly intent changes everyone's dinner plans one cold winter night...

Genre: Urban Fantasy

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Paperback Editions

November 2014 : USA Mass Market Paperback

Title: Abracadaver (Esther Diamond Novel)
Author(s): Laura Resnick
ISBN: 0-7564-0978-0 / 978-0-7564-0978-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: DAW
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Kindle Editions

November 2014 : USA, Canada Kindle edition

Title: Abracadaver (Esther Diamond Novel Book 7)
Author(s): Laura Resnick
Publisher: DAW
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA