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The Monkey's Raincoat. ROBERT CRAIS

The Monkey's Raincoat.


Publication: Doubleday, 1993, New York

First U. S. hardcover edition. Author's first book. Signed on the title page by the author. Fine in dust jacket. L.A. detective, Elvis Cole, makes his debut in this novel, Edgar Award Winner for Best Paperback Mystery novel of 1986. Ellen Lang hires Elvis to find her missing husband, Hollywood agent, Mort, who's taken their son and disappeared. Unfortunately, the case is a bit more complicated than just a simple missing person. Mort is soon found shot dead in his car, there's no sign of the son and now Ellen is missing too. Elvis Cole is now on a mission to find mother and son.

Inventory Number: 28958