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Prior Bad Acts

by Tami Hoag

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Prior Bad Acts by Tami Hoag
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  • Published Mar 2006
    384 pages
    Genre: Thrillers

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It was a crime so brutal, it changed the lives of even the most hardened homicide cops. Only Judge Carey Moore seems to be standing in the way of a conviction. When an unknown assailant attacks her two of Minneapolis's top cops are called upon to solve the crime and keep the judge from further harm. Detective Sam Kovac is as hard-boiled as they come, and his wisecracking partner, Nikki Liska, isn't far behind. Neither one wants to be on this case, but when Karl Dahl escapes from custody, everything changes, and a seemingly straightforward case cartwheels out of control.

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"Starred Review A simple court hearing explodes into a multifaceted case at the start of this stunning meld of thriller and police procedural from bestseller Hoag." - Publishers Weekly.

"A first-rate thriller with an ending that will knock your socks off." - Booklist.

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Tami Hoag Author Biography

With more than fifteen consecutive Times bestsellers to her credit, including Deeper Than the Dead, Secrets to the Grave, and Prior Bad Acts, Tami Hoag has more than 35 million books in print, published in more than twenty languages worldwide. Her first thriller, Night Sins, was made into a two-part mini-series in 1997.

A favorite of readers and critics alike, Hoag began her career writing for Bantam's Loveswept line of romance novels, penning sixteen titles in five years. The novels ranged from romantic comedy to romantic suspense, with richly drawn characters and sharply written dialogue the hallmarks of Hoag's style. These traits carry through to her thrillers, along with fast-paced plots and dead-on police procedure.

Born in Iowa, raised in Minnesota, Tami Hoag left the...

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Tami Hoag: rhymes with rogue

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