Hardcover Publisher: Old Tappan, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Scribner, 1999; First Edition edition (1999)
Publisher: Old Tappan, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Scribner, 1999; First Edition edition (1999)
Publish date: January 1st 1999
Pages no: 307
Edition language: English
Series: Alexandra Cooper (#3)
Ehh. This was just okay. I think that trying to tie together a kidnapping/rape to the art world in New York just didn't work though. There were way too many plot holes. It didn't help either that this is the third book in the row when Alex finds herself in danger. She works for the DA. How the hell ...
I liked the book. The plot was great and I liked that Mercer got shot because then there finally was some emotions. Not much of them in this series. Can feel a bit dry sometimes.
This is an overly convoluted story with multiple things going on and way too many suspects. It wasn't confusing enough, so both Alex and Mike had new cases popping up (almost daily) and getting little airtime but including many new issues, suspects and witnesses. There was so much going on that it...
Synopsis: The third in Linda Fairstein's gripping and authentic series of crime novels featuring Assistant D.A. Alexandra Cooper. With aplomb, style and sharp compassion for her "clients" Coop again unravels the truth behind murder in partnership with homicide detectives Mike Chapman and Mercer Wall...