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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Bethlehem Area Public Library System.
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Bethlehem Main Library f (Text) 33062009323305 New Adult Fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781250258359 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 1250258359 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 221 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Forge, a Tom Doherty Associates Book, 2020.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliography and filmography references (pages 209-221).
Summary, etc.:
Film detective Valentino is summoned to the estate of Ignacio Bozel to collect a prized donation to UCLA's movie library: Bleak Street, a film from the classic noir period, thought lost for more than sixty years. Bleak Street was never released. Its star, Van Oliver, a gifted and charismatic actor with alleged ties to the mob, disappeared while the project was in post-production, presumably murdered by gangland rivals--another one of Hollywood's unsolved mysteries. Studio bosses elected to shelve the film rather than risk box-office failure. Now, the university's PR Department is excited about the acquisition, but only if Valentino can find a way to sell it in the mainstream media by way of a sensational discovery to coincide with its release: "We want to know what happened to Oliver." With that, a simple quest for a few unmarked film cans opens a portal into a place darker than night.-- Publisher description.
Subject: Valentino (Fictitious character( > Fiction.
Archivists > Fiction.
Celebrities > Fiction.
Motion picture industry > California > Los Angeles > Fiction.
Cold cases (Criminal investigation) > California > Los Angeles > Fiction.
Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.) > Fiction.
Genre: Mystery fiction.

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