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Charles Willeford - Understudy For Death

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Hard Case Crime/Titan, 2018. Softcover, $9.95. A seemingly happy housewife uses her husband's gun to kill their children and then herself.  Cynical reporter (is there any other kind?) Richard Hudson is assigned to find out why, and gets more than he bargained for.

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