“The author .... ties the many plot lines together with enough clever twists to satisfy faithful fans and newcomers.” (Publishers Weekly)
“A fast-moving plot … The increasing popularity [of] CSI ... virtually guarantees this novel a wide and appreciative audience.” (Booklist)
“Briskly paced, cleverly plotted, long-overdue switch on all those heroic forensic guys.” (Kirkus Reviews)
About the Author
Phillip Margolin has written eighteen novels, many of them New York Times bestsellers, including the recent Worthy Brown's Daughter, Sleight of Hand, and the Washington Trilogy. Each displays a unique, compelling insider's view of criminal behavior, which comes from his long background as a criminal defense attorney who has handled thirty murder cases. Winner of the Distinguished Northwest Writer Award, he lives in Portland, Oregon.