When a young woman’s body is fished out of the 87th Precinct’s river, a street-wise detective is on the clock to find the con man who killed her before he strikes again.
“McBain forces us to think twice about every character we meet…even those we thought we already knew.” —New York Times Book Review
“Imagine your favorite Law & Order cast solving fresh mysteries into infinity, with no re-runs, and you have some sense of McBain’s grand, ongoing accomplishment.” —Entertainment Weekly
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I just read my first Ed McBain. I rarely have ever read a thriller but something propelled me to try an Ed McBain. It is all about plotting and I didn't think the plotting was so great. It sort of provided entertainment. Very easy fast read. But you don't need to rush out and buy it.