Death in the Fifth Position

Product Number: EB00171023
Released: Dec 30, 2013
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9780307742711
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In Death in the Fifth Position, dashing P.R. man Peter Sargent is hired by a ballet company on the eve of a major upcoming performance. Handling the press seems to be no problem, but when a rising star in the company is killed during the performance-dropped from thirty feet above the stage, crashing to her death in a perfect fifth position-Sargent has a real case on his hands. As he ingratiates himself with the players behind the scenes (especially one lovely young ballerina), he finds that this seemingly graceful ballet company is performing their most dramatic acts behind the curtain. There are sharp rivalries, sordid affairs, and shady characters. Sargent, though, has no trouble staying on point and proving that the ballerina killer is no match for his keen eye and raffish charm. From the Trade Paperback edition.

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Author(s): Gore Vidal
Original Publish Date: Mar 22, 2011

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Author(s): Gore Vidal
Genre: Mystery
Product Number BN15014
Released: Aug 06, 2019
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
ISBN: #9781543696905

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