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Bentley Memorial Library - Bolton PBK FIC Par V.I. Warshawski; bk.2 (Text to phone) 33160148503850 Adult New Material Available -

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Reprint. Originally published: Garden City, N.Y. : Dial Press, 1984.
"A Dell book."
Subject: Warshawski, V. I. (Fictitious character) > Fiction.
Private investigators > Illinois > Chicago > Fiction.
Women detectives > Fiction.
Shipping > Illinois > Fiction.
Chicago (Ill.) > Fiction.
Genre: Mystery fiction.

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Deadlock : A V. I. Warshawski Novel
Deadlock : A V. I. Warshawski Novel
by Paretsky, Sara
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Deadlock : A V. I. Warshawski Novel

Author Sara Paretsky was born in Ames, Iowa on June 8, 1947. She received a degree in political science from the University of Kansas and ultimately completed a Ph.D. in history at the University of Chicago; her dissertation was entitled "The Breakdown of Moral Philosophy in New England Before the Civil War." She also earned an MBA from the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business. She married a professor of physics (University of Chicago). The protagonist of all but two of Paretsky's novels is V.I. Warshawski, a female private investigator. V. I. Warshawsky shows a female detective succeeding a traditionally male role. Paretsky has won numerous awards for her work including the Silver Dagger Award for Toxic Shock, the Gold Dagger award for Blacklist, and the Diamond Dagger for Lifetime achievement from the British Crime Writers Association. Her title Brush Back made the New York Times Best Seller List in 2015. (Bowker Author Biography)


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