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The Old Wine Shades This riff on the classic ''man walks into a bar'' tale involves the disappearance of a wife and child and the husband's subsequent descent into madness...The Old Wine ShadesFiction, Mystery and Thriller This riff on the classic ''man walks into a bar'' tale involves the disappearance of a wife and child and the husband's subsequent descent into madness...2006-03-08Viking
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The Old Wine Shades

Genre: Fiction, Mystery and Thriller; Author: Martha Grimes; Publisher: Viking

This riff on the classic ”man walks into a bar” tale involves the disappearance of a wife and child and the husband’s subsequent descent into madness — or does it?
In a former life… This is Richard Jury’s 20th outing — only this time, the Scotland Yard superintendent, recently disciplined, is working on his own.
Bottom Line A top-notch Grimes, replete with an especially suave villain and a most peculiar twist.

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