Baby boomer, catholic reader (note the small 'c'), former bookstore manager, politically active on the small scale, blues fan, lifelong fan of da Bears and the Cubs, swimmer, proud alumna of a midwestern university, musician, writer, Renaissance woman, doting grandmother.
Combat veteran John Puller, now working as an investigator for the Army's Criminal Investigative Division, tries to solve the murder of an Army man and his Pentagon contractor wife in their isolated rural home.
"Just what one expects from a Baldacci book - lots of action, twisty, turny plot, - coupled with a murder mystery and a long shuttered secret military project.
I had to dock a few points for the conclusion, however, which came a bit too fast an..."
"One girl's missing. One girl's dead. A stunning new novel from one of Britain's most original crime writers, Dead Pretty finds Detective Sergeant McAvoy and his boss Trish Pharaoh grappling with vigilante killers, unsolved murders, and...