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8 edition of Hook Man Speaks found in the catalog.

Hook Man Speaks

by Matt Clark

  • 60 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Berkley Books in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementMatt Clark.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3553.L28734 H66 2001
The Physical Object
Pagination197 p. ;
Number of Pages197
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3943913M
ISBN 100425181626
LC Control Number2001025810
OCLC/WorldCa46683929

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