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THE CELESTIAL BUFFET by Susan Dunlap

THE CELESTIAL BUFFET

and Other Morsels of Murder

By Susan Dunlap

Pub Date: May 31st, 2001
ISBN: 1-885941-53-6
Publisher: Crippen & Landru

Despite Dunlap’s loyalty to California in her novels, variety is the keynote in these 17 reprints (1978–99). Continuity among the wide range of structures, tones, and settings is provided by four stories featuring Berkeley cop Jill Smith (Cop Out, 1997, etc.), one more starring La Jolla shamus Kiernan O’Shaughnessy (No Immunity, 1998, etc.), and two following the adventures of the Celestial Detective, who solves short mysteries from beyond the grave—strictly in accordance with California law.