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Who is Vera Kelly?

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First U.S. edition.

"New York City, 1962. Vera Kelly is struggling to make rent and blend into the underground gay scene in Greenwich Village. She's working night shifts at a radio station when her quick wits, sharp tongue, and technical skills get her noticed by a recruiterfor the CIA. Next thing she knows she's in Argentina, tasked with wiretapping a congressman and infiltrating a group of student activists in Buenos Aires. As Vera becomes more and more enmeshed with the young radicals, the fragile local government beginsto split at the seams. When a betrayal leaves her stranded in the wake of a coup, Vera learns the Cold War makes for strange and unexpected bedfellows, and she's forced to take extreme measures to save herself. An exhilarating page turner and perceptivecoming-of-age story, Who Is Vera Kelly? is a novel that introduces an original, wry and whip-smart female spy for the twenty-first century"--

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Briarcliff Manor Public Library FICTION KNECHT (Text)
Fiction
31036150868633
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Chappaqua Library FICTION KNECHT (Text)
Fiction
31005500412244
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Croton Free Library PB FIC/KNECHT (Text)
Paperback
31006151657509
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Eastchester Public Library FICTION KNECHT (Text)
Fiction
31008152305708
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Greenburgh Public Library FICTION KNECHT (Text)
Fiction
31009154571024
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Harrison Public Library MYSTERY KNECHT, R. (Text)
Mystery
31010300154137
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John C. Hart Memorial Library KNECHT (Text)
Fiction
31030154730329
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Mamaroneck Public Library District MYSTERY (Text)
Mystery
31015152428976
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Mount Kisco Public Library FICTION KNECHT (Text)
Fiction
31017151850069
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Mount Vernon Public Library FICTION KNECHT (Text)
Fiction
31018155136521
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