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LEADER: 02172cam 2200409 i 4500
001 ocn857979565
003 OCoLC
005 20180204211625.0
008 140306s2014    meu           000 1 eng  
010    $a 2014003151
020    $a9781432828592$q(hardcover)
020    $a1432828592$q(hardcover)
035    $a(OCoLC)857979565
042    $apcc
050 00 $aPS3620.R6847$bS77 2014
082 00 $a813/.6$223
100 $aTroy, Mark.
245 14 $aThe splintered paddle :$ban Ava Rome mystery /$cMark Troy.
250    $aFirst edition.
264  1 $aWaterville, Maine :$bFive Star, A part of Gale, Cengage Learning,$c2014.
300    $a303 pages ;$c23 cm
336    $atext$btxt$2rdacontent
337    $aunmediated$bn$2rdamedia
338    $avolume$bnc$2rdacarrier
520    $aWaikiki, 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.
650  0 $aMurder$xInvestigation$vFiction.
650  7 $aMurder$xInvestigation.$2fast$0(OCoLC)fst01029788
655  7 $aFiction.$2fast$0(OCoLC)fst01423787
655  7 $aMystery fiction.$2gsafd
938    $aBrodart$bBROD$n106453726
938    $aBaker and Taylor$bBTCP$nBK0013785714
938    $aCoutts Information Services$bCOUT$n26124981
938    $aYBP Library Services$bYANK$n11461429
029 $aAU@$b000053055942
994    $aZ0$bPMR