Suspect: Book summary and reviews of Suspect by John T. Lescroart

Suspect

by John T. Lescroart

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Suspect by John T. Lescroart
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  • Published Jan 2007
    400 pages
    Genre: Thrillers

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When Dr. Caryn Dryden is found floating dead in her hot tub, homicide inspector Devin Juhle targets a suspect close to home: her husband, Stuart Gorman. After all, Stuart was recently asked for a divorce, and he stands to gain millions in insurance. His alibi - that he was at his cabin on Tamarack Lake that weekend - doesn't keep him out of hot water. But maybe a shrewd attorney will.

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"Unremarkable courtroom scenes and a clumsy gimmick to uncover the real killer make for a less than compelling resolution." - PW.
"Lescroart cuts back on his trademark sociological sweep to deliver the mid-grade pleasures of the genre." - Kirkus.
"Stylistic flaws aside, this is a satisfying offering from an acknowledged brand name in the legal-thriller business." - Booklist.

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