The Death of a Constant Lover

A Nick Hoffman Mystery (Nick Hoffman Mysteries) by Lev Raphael

Publisher: Stonewall Inn Mysteries

Written in English
Cover of: The Death of a Constant Lover | Lev Raphael
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Subjects:

  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - Mystery/ Detective,
  • Mystery/Suspense,
  • Gay,
  • Mystery & Detective - Series,
  • Fiction / Mystery & Detective / General,
  • Mystery & Detective - General
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages288
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Open LibraryOL9410070M
ISBN 100312264968
ISBN 109780312264963

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The Death of a Constant Lover book. Read 8 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Nick Hoffman's been warned by his chair at the State U /5. The Death of a Constant Lover (Nick Hoffman Mysteries Book 3) - Kindle edition by Raphael, Lev.

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The Death of a Constant Lover Hardcover – January 1, out of 5 stars 17 ratings. Book 3 of 8 in the Nick Hoffman Mysteries Series.

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[Lev Raphael] -- At a Michigan university, sleuth Nick Hoffman, a homosexual professor, investigates the death of one of his students, killed in a religious dispute.

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