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Virgin Heat

(1997)
(The fifth book in the Key West series)
A novel by

 
 
The natural sucessor to Elmore Leonard and Carl Hiassen joins Orion with a hilarious tale of love and the Mafia in Key West. For ten years Angelina has kept a secret so deep, so personal, that she couldn'tshare it with anyone. She is in love. In love with Ziggy Marxx the man who betrayed her father, Mafia capo Paul Amaro. Ziggy is living a new life as a bartender in Key West but when Angelina spots his oh-so familiar hands making a cocktail in a holiday video taken by her uncle she leaves New York to seek him out. Paul Amaro, just out of prison, is dismayed by her disappearance. He's more dismayed when it's suggested that Angelina may have gone in search of her lost love.

Genre: Mystery

Praise for this book

"Tough, blunt, remarkably tender." - Linda Barnes

"Howlingly funny, savvy." - James W Hall


Used availability for Laurence Shames's Virgin Heat

Hardback Editions

August 1997 : USA Library Binding
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Title: Virgin Heat (Large Print)
Author(s): Laurence Shames
ISBN: 1-57490-084-6 / 978-1-57490-084-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Thomas t Beeler
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July 1997 : UK Hardback
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Title: Virgin Heat
Author(s): Laurence Shames
ISBN: 0-7528-1001-4 / 978-0-7528-1001-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Orion
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March 1997 : USA Hardback
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Title: Virgin Heat
Author(s): Laurence Shames
ISBN: 0-7868-6203-3 / 978-0-7868-6203-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Hyperion
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Paperback Editions

February 2015 : USA Paperback
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Title: Virgin Heat (Key West Capers) (Volume 5)
Author(s): Laurence Shames
ISBN: 1-5084-3202-3 / 978-1-5084-3202-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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September 2007 : USA Paperback
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Title: Virgin Heat
Author(s): Laurence Shames
ISBN: 0-595-46913-2 / 978-0-595-46913-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Backinprint.com
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May 1998 : UK Paperback
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Title: Virgin Heat
Author(s): Laurence Shames
ISBN: 0-7528-1561-X / 978-0-7528-1561-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Orion
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March 1998 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: Virgin Heat
Author(s): Laurence Shames
ISBN: 0-7868-8927-6 / 978-0-7868-8927-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Hyperion
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July 1997 : UK Paperback
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Title: Virgin Heat
Author(s): Laurence Shames
ISBN: 0-7528-1202-5 / 978-0-7528-1202-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Orion
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Audio Editions

April 2017 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Virgin Heat: Key West Capers, Book 5
Author(s): Laurence Shames
Publisher: Laurence Shames
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April 2017 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: Virgin Heat: Key West Capers, Book 5
Author(s): Laurence Shames
Publisher: Laurence Shames
Availability: Amazon CA   


April 2017 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Virgin Heat: Key West Capers, Book 5
Author(s): Laurence Shames
Publisher: Laurence Shames
Availability: Amazon UK   


February 2000 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Virgin Heat
Author(s): Laurence Shames
Publisher: Macmillan Audio
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February 2000 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: Virgin Heat
Author(s): Laurence Shames
Publisher: Macmillan Audio
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February 2000 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Virgin Heat
Author(s): Laurence Shames
Publisher: Macmillan Audio
Availability: Amazon UK   


March 1997 : USA Audio Cassette
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Title: Virgin Heat
Author(s): Laurence Shames
ISBN: 1-55927-415-8 / 978-1-55927-415-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Macmillan Audio
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Kindle Editions

February 2015 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Virgin Heat (Key West Capers Book 5)
Author(s): Laurence Shames
Publisher: Southernmost Press
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