“Terrifying . . . romantic . . . beautifully constructed.” —Los Angeles Times
“Superb . . . his best book!” —St. Louis Post-Dispatch
“Wambaugh sidesteps all the clichés.” —The Baltimore Sun
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He is a damned good cop -- a burned-out homicide detective wrapped around a Smith & Wesson .38 and a vodka bottle. She is his partner -- twice divorced, nursing a grudge against men, obsessed by the awful temptation of love.
The tough ex-cop who writes the hard-hitting best sellers -- a master storyteller whose characters are as powerful and as passionate as his plots.
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