Sleeping Beauty (Ross Macdonald novel)

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Sleeping Beauty
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First edition
Author Ross Macdonald
Country United States
Language English
Series Lew Archer
Genre Detective fiction
Publisher Alfred A. Knopf
Publication date
1973
Media type Print (Hardcover and Paperback)
Pages 271 p.
ISBN 0-394-48474-6
OCLC 539704
813/.5/2
LC Class PZ3.M59943 Sl PS3525.I486
Preceded by The Underground Man
Followed by The Blue Hammer

Sleeping Beauty is a 1973 novel by Ross Macdonald.

Plot[edit]

Private eye Lew Archer finds himself the confidant of a wealthy, violent family with a load of trouble on their hands - including an oil spill, a missing girl, a lethal dose of nembutal, a six figure ransom and a stranger afloat, face down, off a private beach.