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Devil's Corner

by Lisa Scottoline

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Devil's Corner by Lisa Scottoline
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  • Published in USA  May 2005
    400 pages
    Genre: Thrillers

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When prosecutor Vicki Allegretti arrives at a rowhouse to meet a confidential informant, she finds herself in the wrong place at the wrong time -- and is almost shot to death....the deeper Vicki probes, the more she becomes convinced that the murders weren't random and the killers were more ruthless than she thought.

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"Scottoline's ability to mix humor with serious subject matter, combined with her intense research of inner city drug trafficking and a side plot involving Vicki's love life, make for compelling entertainment." - PW.

"[T]his stand-alone thriller (inspired by a real-life case) makes an entertaining and exciting change of pace." - Booklist.

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Lisa Scottoline Author Biography

Lisa Scottoline is The New York Times bestselling author and Edgar award-winning author of 28 novels, including her latest work, Damaged. She also writes a weekly column with her daughter Francesca Serritella for the Philadelphia Inquirer titled Chick Wit which is a witty and fun take on life from a woman's perspective. These stories, along with many other never-before-published stories, have been collected in a New York Times bestselling series of humorous memoirs including their most recent, I've Got Sand in All the Wrong Places, and earlier books, Does This Beach Make Me Look Fat?; Have a Nice Guilt Trip; Meet Me at Emotional Baggage Claim; Best Friends, Occasional Enemies; My Nest Isn't Empty, It Just Has More Closet Space; and Why My Third Husband Will Be a Dog, which ...

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Lisa Scottoline: scotto-leany (last part rhymes with linguine)

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