Legal/Police Procedural

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Practice makes perfect, as evidenced by the latest by Peter Lovesey novel—number 15 in the Peter Diamond crime series, and more than 30 books altogether.

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“All the right foundation stones are there on which to build a solid series.”

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“superb characters, the complex and convoluted plot, and the vividly rendered setting lift this historical mystery into the realm of literary fiction.”

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“Mitzner provides a surprise ending that will leave fans gasping in shock . . .”

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“a solid, entertaining story every time while demonstrating that good really can win against evil.”

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David Rosenfelt is an award-winning writer who masterfully combines Grisham-like courtroom scenes with James Herriot’s love of dogs.”

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“In fine fashion, Brian McGilloway reminders readers that Derry’s troubled past is more likely to be a portent than a panacea.”

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Theresa Schwegel was born and raised in Chicago. She is an Edgar Award Winner for Best First Novel. Her latest novel, The Good Boy, takes place in Chicago, a town she knows well.

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“. . . just the right amount of suspense, mystery, and violence to keep the reader on edge.”

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“. . . a great picture of back alley London, especially The City: that square mile housing the United Kingdom’s financial services industry.”

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“We know that Kennedy had the strength to stand up to his military advisors . . . would Nixon have had that same courage?”

“Håkan Nesser is a fine writer; however, in the final analysis, Münster’s Case is just not one of his better efforts.”

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“Following this couple through their adventures offers readers book after book of entertainment and emotional satisfaction. If Ms.

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“Author Elizabeth George is well known for her complicated plots, but this book is an endless litany of the bad, dysfunctional family dynamic. . . .

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“Readers already familiar with the series may enjoy the deeper exploration of Duncan and Gemma’s relationship and family issues, whereas newcomers—especially those looking for a police proc

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“If you’re looking for a crime thriller to keep you on the edge of your seat right to the very last page, look no further.

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“Vulture Peak is a modern morality tale with all the requisite bells and whistles and much more: a salutary warning for the Internet age.

“. . . a nice book to read at a summer cottage by a lake, the sun shining, a couple of bottles of beer in the cooler. . . .

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