A Novel of CrimeBook - 1999
Recently recovered from a breakdown, Maureen now finds herself the prime suspect in a grisly murder case. Harassed by the police and hounded by the press, she sets out to reconstruct her dead lover's last days and uncovers a dire trail of rape, deception, and suppressed scandal at a local psychiatric hospital. When a second mutilated corpse surfaces, she realizes hers could be the third. It's time for Maureen to get lucky.
From Library Staff
CRRL_WebEditors Dec 09, 2013
"A taut crime novel with a heroine as tough as Sara Paretsky's V.I.
Warshawski and Patricia Cornwell's Kay Scarpetta -- and more down-to-earth than either..."-catalog summary