Tom Dunleavy has a one-man law firm in America's wealthiest resort town-legendary East Hampton. But his job barely keeps him in paper clips. His clients make a living serving the rich. The billionaires and celebrities swarming the beaches already have lawyers on their payroll. VERY EXPENSIVE Then... show more
Tom Dunleavy has a one-man law firm in America's wealthiest resort town-legendary East Hampton. But his job barely keeps him in paper clips. His clients make a living serving the rich. The billionaires and celebrities swarming the beaches already have lawyers on their payroll. VERY EXPENSIVE Then a friend of Tom's is arrested for a triple murder near a movie star's mansion. Tom knows in his gut that Dante Halleyville is innocent. Dante asks him to represent him in what could be the Trial of the Century. VERY EXCLUSIVE Tom recruits Manhattan superlawyer Kate Costello to help. She's a tough hire, because Kate is his ex-girlfriend-but she agrees. In their search to find who really executed three locals, Tom orchestrates a series of revelations to expose the killer-and what emerges is staggering. VERY EXPLOSIVE The final scenes of this book unveil a truth that will leave readers gasping in shock. Written with the precision that has made James Patterson "a master of his genre" (USA Today), Beach Road is his wildest, most thrilling novel ever.
Publish date: August 1st 2009
Publisher: Little, Brown and Company
Pages no: 400
Edition language: English
One of the things I like the best about James Patterson's books is that the audio formats really are great for a car ride, whether it's a daily commute or a road trip. In this case, I was able to finish Beach Road on my trip down to Florida last week and it made the drive go by much faster than it w...
I'm rarely impressed by Patterson when he co-writes something. It's just incomplete, character development suffers and the plot jumps around almost as if Patterson writes one chapter and the other writer writes the next without reading the prior chapter. This book is no different. I liked most of t...
It was hard to put it down. I'll give it that much. But it was far from one of my favorite James Patterson books. Actually it was pretty obvious Patterson did not write this book himself. The twist got me, but overall it had a very amateurish feel to it. I wanted a quick, easy read and it did fulfil...
One of my favorite Patterson books and actually I think the first one I read of his. Good book and good storyline.