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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Grand Central Pub
Publication date June 1, 2002
Pages 289
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780892967650
ISBN-10 089296765X
Dimensions 1 by 6.50 by 9.25 in.
Weight 1.10 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $24.95
§As reported by publisher
Summaries and Reviews
Summary
Struggling to deal with her brother's suicide, Sharon McCone takes on a wrongful-death case that hits all too close to home in which a grieving family is suing a company for the suicide of a young employee, but as her investigation leads her into the cutthroat, high-stakes world of computers, she discovers that there may have been more to the death than meets the eye. 50,000 first printing.
Amazon.com description: Product Description: After her critically acclaim-ed departure, Point Decept-ion, Marcia Muller returns with a new Sharon McCone mystery set in the cut-throat computer world of San Francisco.Sharon McCone has decided to throw herself into work so she can get past her brothers suicide, but the wrongful-death suit she is working on hits too close to home. Its a civil case in which the family of a young zine em-ployee claims his suicide was the result of his companys treatment of him. In his final journal entry, Roger Nagasawa describes his fatal plunge from the San Francisco Bridge as being swept away from sadness. With the help of her friend, J.D. Smith, McCone investigates the InSite offices and soon learns of its publishers less-than-professional activities. She also learns that Roger had been afraid for his life since he was a witness to computer espionage. Faced with the death of her friend, Smith, and the sudden disappearance of Rogers associate, McCone must keep one step ahead of the game and solve this mysteryor else become the next victim.

Editions
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780786246816 Book cover for 9780892967650
 
Large print edition from Thorndike Pr (November 1, 2002)
9780786246816 | details & prices | 413 pages | 5.75 × 8.75 × 1.00 in. | 1.30 lbs | List price $29.95
About: Sharon McCone takes on a wrongful-death case in which a grieving family is suing a company for the suicide of a young employee, but as her investigation progresses, she discovers that there may have been more to the death than meets the eye.
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from Grand Central Pub (June 1, 2002)
9780892967650 | details & prices | 289 pages | 6.50 × 9.25 × 1.00 in. | 1.10 lbs | List price $24.95
About: Sharon McCone takes on a wrongful-death case in which a grieving family is suing a company for the suicide of a young employee, but as her investigation progresses, she discovers that there may have been more to the death than meets the eye.
Paperback
Book cover for 9780446612524
 
Reprint edition from Grand Central Pub (July 1, 2003)
9780446612524 | details & prices | 317 pages | 4.00 × 6.50 × 0.75 in. | 0.35 lbs | List price $21.99
About: Sharon McCone takes on a wrongful-death case in which a grieving family is suing a company for the suicide of a young employee, but as her investigation progresses, she discovers that there may have been more to the death.
from Gardners Books (May 1, 2003)
9780704347670 | details & prices | List price $10.90
About: Stretching flat across the water, the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge is a popular spot.
Miscellaneous
from Grand Central Pub (November 15, 2008)
9780446549882 | details & prices | List price $7.99

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