The Deadhouse

The Deadhouse

Large Print - 2001
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One of the most haunting buildings in New York City, the Deadhouse sits on a small island in the middle of the East River. The abandoned structure, like the ghostly remains of a castle, plays in the imagination as a site of mystery and intrigue...a likely place for murder....Following on the success of Cold Hit, Likely to Die, and Final Jeopardy, top Manhattan sex crimes DA Linda Fairstein brings her unique authenticity and style to a mesmerizing tale of murder and deceit.It's the holiday season but there's little reason for cheer at one of New York's most elite colleges. A respected professor is dead, strangled and dumped in an elevator shaft. Lola Dakota's lifeless fingers clutch a few strands of hair, and a piece of paper in her pocket reads "The Deadhouse." What was Lola's connection to this desolate place where people once endured slow and agonizing deaths? And what danger awaits DA Alexandra Cooper as she targets Lola's killer?A richly nuanced synthesis of history and suspense, The Deadhouse showcases Linda Fairstein's immense talent as never before.
Publisher: New York ; Toronto : Scribner, c2001.
Edition: Large print ed. --
ISBN: 9780743224031
Branch Call Number: LP FIC Fairs
Characteristics: 557 p.


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Dec 17, 2016

(The fourth book in the Alexandra Cooper series)

Apr 02, 2011

This is the second book by Fairstein that I have read. It will also be my last. I find her plots to stretch credibility and her writing to be boring

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