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Crime School
Putnam, September 2002, 24.95, 352 pp. ISBN 0399148287 She was a wild child living on the New York streets with only a few uncaring prostitutes to watch over her at times. She was saved from that sordid existence when a kindly police officer and his sweet wife brought her into their home. Their love ultimately saved Kathy Mallory, turning her into one of the finest detectives in the special crimes unit of the Big Apple. Twenty years ago, a w...
Dead Famous
Putnam, Sept 2003, 24.95, 304 pp. ISBN 0399150846 It has been many months since New York homicide detective P. Riker was shot in the chest four times by a psychopath who was found not guilty of homicide in a trial in which Riker was the key witness. Although he has healed physically, the psychological trauma prevents him from going back to work. He currently runs his brother's business Ned's Crime Scene Cleaners where he meets the Hunchback Joa...
Winter House
Putnam, Oct 2004, 24.95, 320 pp. ISBN: 03999152113 When a man enters Netta Winters' Central Park West mansion, she uses a pair of sewing scissors to kill the invader in self defense. Detectives Kathy Mallory and Riker are assigned the case. They interview Netta and her niece Bitty. Mallory's business partner Charles Butler is called to the crime scene because Bitty has pictures of him plastered all over her walls. Charles does not recall ever...