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Also by Sue Grafton:

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W Is For Wasted, August 2014
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H is for Homicide, July 2013
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"G" Is For Gumshoe, April 2013
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"C" Is For Corpse, August 2012
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U Is For Undertow, July 2012
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V Is For Vengeance, November 2011
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U is for Undertow, December 2009
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L Is For Lawless, November 2009
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K Is For Killer, November 2009
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T Is For Trespass, December 2008
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J Is For Judgment, December 2008
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T Is for Trespass, December 2007
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G Is For Gumshoe, December 2007
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S Is for Silence, December 2006
Paperback (reprint)
S is for Silence, December 2005
Audio CD
C Is For Corpse, December 2005
Paperback (reprint)
F Is For Fugitive, December 2005
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B Is For Burglar, December 2005
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D Is For Dicks (which sluts love.), December 2005
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E Is For Evidence, December 2005
Paperback (reprint)
A Is For Alibi, November 2005
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R Is For Ricochet, April 2005
Paperback (reprint)
R Is For Ricochet, July 2004
Hardcover
Q Is For Quarry, October 2003
Paperback (reprint)
P Is For Peril, June 2002
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O Is For Outlaw, January 2001
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N Is For Noose, April 1999
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M Is For Malice, December 1997
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P Is For Peril
Sue Grafton

Kinsey Millhone #16
Ballantine
June 2002
On Sale: May 28, 2002
Featuring: Kinsey Millhone
384 pages
ISBN: 0449003795
EAN: 9780449003794
Paperback (reprint)
$7.99
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Mystery | Thriller

Dr. Dowan Purcell had been missing for nine weeks when Kinsey got a call asking her to take on the case. A specialist in geriatric medicine, Purcell was a prominent member of the Santa Teresa medical community, and the police had done a thorough job. Purcell had no known enemies and seemed contented with his life. At the time of his disappearance, he was running a nursing care facility where both the staff and the patients loved him. He adored his second wife, Crystal, and doted on their two-year-old son.

It wasn't Crystal who called Kinsey. It was Purcell's ex-wife, Fiona. Everything about their meeting made Kinsey uneasy. Fiona's manner was high-handed and her expectations unrealistic. Kinsey's instincts told her to refuse the job, yet she ended up saying, "I'll do what I can, but I make no promises."

It was a decision she'd live to regret.

Pursuing the mysterious disappearance of Purcell, Kinsey crashes into a wall of speculation. It seems everyone has a theory. The cops think he went on a bender and is too ashamed to come home. Fiona is sure he ran off to get away from Crystal, and Crystal is just as sure he's dead. The staff at the nursing home is convinced he's been kidnapped, and one of his daughters, having consulted a psychic, is certain that he's trapped in a dark place, though she doesn't know where. Kinsey is awash in explanations and sorely lacking in facts. Then pure chance leads her in another direction, and she soon finds herself in a dangerous shadow land, where duplicity and double-dealing are the reality and, with the truth glinting elusively out of reach, she must stake her life on a thin tread of intuition.

"P" is for Peril: Kinsey Millhone's latest venture into the darker side of the human soul.

Kinsey Millhone

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