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The fire thief

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Thomas Allen Publishers , Toronto
Teenage boys -- Fiction., Radicals -- Fiction., Fugitives from justice -- Fiction., Canadians -- Washington (State) -- Fiction., Washington (State) -- Fic

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StatementStephen Guppy.
GenreFiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR9199.3.G794 F57 2004
The Physical Object
Pagination380 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3354056M
ISBN 100887621422
LC Control Number2004381293
OCLC/WorldCa53396837

Travel writer and editor Debra Bokur's THE FIRE THIEF, the first book in a new series in which a police captain teams up with the detective granddaughter of one of Hawaii's most respected spiritual leaders to solve the grisly ritual murder of a teenage boy in Maui, The fire thief book Martin Biro at Kensington, in a nice deal, in a two-book deal, for publication in /5(27).

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