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Who Killed Palomino Molero?

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This wonderful detective novel is set in Peru in the 1950s. Near an Air Force base in the northern desert, a young airman is found murdered. Lieutenant Silva and Officer Lituma investigate. Lacking a squad car, they have to cajole a local cabbie into taking them to the scene of the crime. Their superiors are indifferent; the commanding officer of the air base stands in their way; but Silva and Lituma are determined to uncover the truth.

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ISBN:9781429922111
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Trajectory Index

Words: 40,363
Unique Words: 3,227
Flesch Reading Ease: 81
Flesch Grade Level: 5
Avg Sentence (words): 14.02
Avg Word (chars): 3.96
Chapters: 14
Paragraphs: 1,005
Adult Reading Time: 2:41
Sentiment: -0.026
Intensity: 0.108
People: 99
Places: 36
Brands: 1
Things: 45
Goodreads Rating: 3.48
Goodreads Reviews: 3,637
SAT Words: 310
Trajectory China 300: 180
TOEFL Words: 31
IELTS Words: 119
Nouns 51.6%
Verbs 29.6%
Adjectives 10.6%
Adverbs 5.1%
Other 3.1%

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