Edition: First printing.
New York: St Martin's, (1990.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Author's first book, a mystery introducing Oakland, CA private eye Jeri Howard. Winner of the 4th St Martin's Best First Private Eye novel contest (previous winners included Karen Kijewski and Gar Anthony Hayward.) SIGNED by author. 260 pp. ISBN: 0-312-04464x.
Condition: Very good in a near fine dust jacket (staples holes on front endpaper, not an unread copy, but despite its flaws a nice copy of an uncommon title.)