Smokescreen

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Publisher:
Fawcett Crest,
Pub. Date:
1993, c1972.
Edition:
1st Ballantine Books ed.
Language:
English
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Edward Lincoln is a worldwide celebrity who plays detectives on the big screen. But when his godmother asks him to investigate her racehorses in South Africa, he's out of his depth. Soon enough, he's plunged into a plot of gold, greed, and gilded lives that forces him to uncover a killer and give a bravura performance he'll never give again....
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ISBN:
9780449221112
9781982416812
Lexile measure:
900L
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display_description Edward Lincoln is a worldwide celebrity who plays impossibly daring detectives on the big screen. But in reality he is an ordinary man currently stuck in an extraordinary spot. Nerissa, his ailing godmother, had pleaded with him to travel to South Africa to investigate whether someone was tampering with her racehorses. He could not refuse her. Once there, Lincoln is overwhelmed by autograph hounds and high suspicions. And when sudden perils cross his path and murder makes a horrific appearance, Lincoln, the actor-turned-investigator, is plunged into a plot of gold, greed, and gilded lives. He ultimately realizes that the only way to uncover the killer is to give not only the performance of his life, but a performance to save his life.
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subject_facet Detective and mystery stories, Horse racing -- Fiction, Motion picture actors and actresses -- South Africa -- Fiction, Mystery fiction, South Africa -- Fiction, South Africa -- Juvenile fiction
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