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A is for Alibi

A” is for Alibi by Sue Grafton $ 2.99 From the Jacket Copy: A IS FOR AVENGER A tough-talking former cop, private investigator Kinsey Millhone has set up a modest detective agency in a quiet corner of ...

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The Silent Wife

While readers can probably get over a few mentions of Jodi’s work, the Q-and-A style rendition of her own therapy and references to different schools of psychological thought may make readers’ eyes gl ...

KIRKUS 3

The Witness

A promising start to a series, provided Roberts can flesh out her derivative heroine.

KIRKUS 3

Sixkill

By no means as substantial or resourceful as Parker’s best, but a treasurable demonstration of the bromide that “life is mostly metaphor”...

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The Wolf Gift

Despite some of the creakiness of the machinery, Rice finds new permutations in an old tale.

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Treasure Hunt

...Hunt's girlfriend is writing a legal thriller about the very subject of the book, and it takes a moment to figure out which is her ending and which is the story's. Once you've overcome that hurdle, ...

EXAMINER 3

Bel-Air Dead

...blah in comparison to the other novels put out by Woods. I hope in his future novels he gets back to his old form cause I do miss his old style and attitude.

KIRKUS 3

Miracle Cure

Lurid, formula medical thriller--enhanced by celebrity look-alikes, rich and famous scenery, and shadowy sex.

KIRKUS 3

Painted Ladies

The yawning gap between the customary attitudinizing and the serious issues the tale raises make this far from Spenser’s finest hour...

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