Edition: Paperback Language: English Author: Erle Stanley Gardner Publisher: Master Mind Books Pages: 183
WHEN GAMBLING WITH GANGSTERS, MURDER IS A SURE THING.....Stephanie Falkner's father made his living by gambling untill he flew in the face of the Mob and got swatted...permanently. Now Stephanie is heir to some valuable real estate holdings, and locked into negotiations with a killer.She's willing to sell the stock to the smooth-talking, sinister George Casselman. Enter legal eagle Perry Mason, a close friend of Stephanie's future father-in-law, who means to make sure that the brutal buyer pays dearly for his investment. But when Casselman becomes a corpse -courtesy of an unknown killer - and a gun turns up under Stephanie's pillow, the lawyer is forced to wonder if his winsome client is a wild card.