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    DescriptionThe First Full Length Stephanie Plum Between-the-Numbers Novel from #1 Bestselling Author Janet Evanovich. Turn on all the lights and check under your bed. Things are about to get spooky in Trenton, New Jersey. According to legend, the Jersey Devil prowls the Pine Barrens and soars above the treetops in the dark of night. As eerie as this might seem, there are things in the Barrens that are even more frightening and dangerous. And there are monkeys. Lots of monkeys. Wulf Grimoire is a world wanderer and an opportunist who can kill without remorse and disappear like smoke. He's chosen Martin Munch, boy genius, as his new business partner, and he's chosen the Barrens as his new playground. Munch received his doctorate degree in quantum physics when he was twenty-two. He's now twenty-four, and while his brain is large, his body hasn't made it out of the boys' department at Macy's. Anyone who says good things come in small packages hasn't met Munch. Wulf Grimoire is looking for world domination. Martin Munch would be happy if he could just get a woman naked and tied to a tree. Bounty hunter Stephanie Plum has Munch on her most-wanted list for failure to appear in court. Plum is the all-American girl stuck in an uncomfortable job, succeeding on luck and tenacity. Usually she gets her man. This time she gets a monkey. She also gets a big guy named Diesel. Diesel pops in and out of Plum's life like birthday cake - delicious to look at and taste, not especially healthy as a steady diet, gone by the end of the week if not sooner. He's an uber bounty hunter with special skills when it comes to tracking men and pleasing women. He's after Grimoire, and now he's also after Munch. And if truth were told, he wouldn't mind setting Stephanie Plum in his crosshairs. Diesel and Plum hunt down Munch and Grimoire, following them into the Barrens, surviving cranberry bogs, the Jersey Devil, a hair-raising experience, sand in their underwear, and, of course . . . monkeys.


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    Title
    Plum Spooky
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Janet Evanovich
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 352
    Width: 104 mm
    Height: 170 mm
    Thickness: 26 mm
    Weight: 45 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780312383343
    ISBN 10: 0312383347
    Classifications

    DC21: 813.54
    BIC subject category V2: FF
    B&T Book Type: FI
    DC22: FIC
    BIC E4L: CRI
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    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: F2.1
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
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    B&T Approval Code: P26303000
    B&T Merchandise Category: MMP
    B&T General Subject: 550
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 75
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 21110
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: TP090
    Ingram Theme: SEXL/FEMINE
    Ingram Subject Code: FM
    Libri: I-FM
    BISAC V2.8: FIC022040
    DC22: 813/.54
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    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: E4
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    B&T Approval Code: P26102530
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    LC classification: PS3555.V2126 P59 2010
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    BISAC region code: 4.0.1.2.1.0.0
    BIC E4L: CRM
    Edition statement
    Reprint
    Publisher
    St Martin's Press
    Imprint name
    St Martin's Press
    Publication date
    29 December 2009
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Author Information
    Janet Evanovich is the author of the Stephanie Plum books, including" One for the Money" and "Sizzling Sixteen," and the Diesel & Tucker series, including "Wicked Appetite." Janet studied painting at Douglass College, but that art form never quite fit, and she soon moved on to writing stories. She didn't have instant success: she collected a big box of rejection letters. As she puts it, "When the box was full I burned the whole damn thing, crammed myself into pantyhose and went to work for a temp agency." But after a few months of secretarial work, she managed to sell her first novel for $2,000. She immediately quit her job and started working full-time as a writer. After 12 romance novels, she switched to mystery, and created Stephanie Plum. The rest is history. Janet's favorite exercise is shopping, and her drug of choice is Cheeze Doodles. She and her husband live in New Hampshire, in house with a view of the Connecticut River Valley.
    Review quote
    "Incredible amounts of fun." --"Booklist" "LAUGH-OUT-LOUD FUNNY." "--St. Louis Post Dispatch""HOT AND SASSY." "--The Boston Herald" "Consistently craveable goodies." "--People""IRRESISTIBLE." "--Houston Chronicle""BRILLIANTLY EVOCATIVE." "--Denver Post" "OFF BEAT AND HILARIOUS...SHE ROCKS!" "--Romantic Times BOOKreviews" "HIGLY ENJOYABLE...WHO CAN RESIST?" "--Chicago Tribune" "A GOOD TIME." --"New York"" Daily News" "AS ENTERTAINING AS EVER."--"Entertainment Weekly"
    Back cover copy
    #1 "New York Times "besteller #1 "Washington Post "besteller #1 "Publishers Weekly "besteller #1 "USA Today "besteller Turn on all the lights and check under your bed. Things are about to get "PLUM SPOOKY.".. Trenton, New Jersey-based bounty hunter Stephanie Plum is the all-American girl stuck in an uncomfortable job, succeeding on luck and tenacity. On her current most wanted list: Martin Munch, a man whose body hasn't made it out of the boy's department at Macy's but whose larger-than-life brain is the means to his business partner's murderous ends. Usually Stephanie gets her man. This time, she gets Diesel, a bounty hunter whose special skills include tracking men and pleasing women. Now it's up to Stephanie and Diesel to hunt down Munch through the Pine Barrens and face the legendary Jersey Devil--prowling above the treetops in the dark of night--and find a way to survive cranberry bogs, sand in their underwear, too many monkeys to count...and, of course, each other. "Incredible amounts of fun." --"Booklist" Visit: www.evanovich.com