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The splintered paddle

an Ava Rome mystery

First edition.

Published .
Written in English.

About the Book

Waikiki, Hawaii. Golden sunshine. Waving palm trees. Sparkling water. To Hawaiians, it's a guiding principle the law of the splintered paddle; to private eye Ava Rome, it's a calling to protect the defenseless. Jenny Mordan is a working gilr who falls victim to a police detective's harassment. She turns to Ava Rome for help, Ava devises a plan to take the detective down. Cassie Sands is a teenager who, failing to find acceptance at home, seeks refuge with a marijuana grower. Ava finds the girl and returns her to her father after taking the grower down. Norman Traxler did ten years in San Quentin nurturing his hatred of Ava Rome, the young MP who took him doen for assaulting a prostitute. Afte his release, he stalks Ava, fueled by his desire to take everything away from her.

About the Edition

Waikiki, Hawaii. Golden sunshine. Waving palm trees. Sparkling water. To Hawaiians, it's a guiding principle the law of the splintered paddle; to private eye Ava Rome, it's a calling to protect the defenseless. Jenny Mordan is a working gilr who falls victim to a police detective's harassment. She turns to Ava Rome for help, Ava devises a plan to take the detective down. Cassie Sands is a teenager who, failing to find acceptance at home, seeks refuge with a marijuana grower. Ava finds the girl and returns her to her father after taking the grower down. Norman Traxler did ten years in San Quentin nurturing his hatred of Ava Rome, the young MP who took him doen for assaulting a prostitute. Afte his release, he stalks Ava, fueled by his desire to take everything away from her.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
813/.6
Library of Congress
PS3620.R6847 S77 2014

The Physical Object

Pagination
303 pages ;
Number of pages
303

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL26425833M
Internet Archive
splinteredpaddle0000troy
ISBN 10
1432828592
ISBN 13
9781432828592
LC Control Number
2014003151
OCLC/WorldCat
857979565
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