Amateur City (Kate Delafield Mysteries (Paperback)) - Katherine V. Forrest (1984)
ISBN 9780930044558
Genre Lesbian Fiction
Subject Delafield, Kate (Fictitious character) - Fiction; Lesbians - Fiction; Police - Fiction; Policewomen - Fiction
Publisher Naiad Pr
Publication Date 9/1/1984
Format Paperback (211 x 130 mm)
Language English
Plot

When Katherine V. Forrest's Amateur City was published in 1984, introducing LAPD detective Kate Delafield, it not only marked the beginning of one of mystery fiction's most successful series, it also created one of the most lucrative genres in gay publishing: the lesbian mystery. With her next six Kate Delafield novels, Forrest's complex and determined lesbian detective became the most celebrated figure in lesbian fiction. Alyson is proud to present the first and second Kate Delafield mysteries, back in print and ready to captivate a new generation of fans!

In Amateur City, Kate and her partner, Ed Taylor, investigate the murder of a highly placed executive, whose body was found by a coworker, a woman who begins to break down Kate's defenses.

In addition to penning the legendary Kate Delafield mystery series, -Katherine V. Forrest has written the lesbian romantic classic Curious Wine and the science fiction novels Daughters of a Coral Dawn and Daughters of an Amber Noon. She lives in San Francisco.

Personal Details
Collection Status In Collection
Index 1255
Rating 0
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Links Amazon
Library of Congress
Product Details
LoC Classification PS3556.O737 .A8 1984
Dewey 813.54
Cover Price $11.95
No. of Pages 224