Synopses & Reviews
- Mutter's previous novel, "Cyanide Wells, was published in Mysterious Press hardcover in 7/03, and will be released in mass market simultaneous with THE DANGEROUS HOUR.- "Dead Midnight (Mysterious Press, 6/02) hit the "Los Angeles Times bestseller list, winning rave reviews from the "New York Times Book Review, San Francisco Chronicle, Library Journal, Publishers Weekly (starred review), and "Booklist. The mass market edition was published in 7/03.- Muller's McCone series has consistently received strong reviews from national publications, including the "New York Times Book Review, USA TODAY, and the "Los Angeles Times, among others.- The McCone mysteries are being developed by Spring Creek Productions and CBS-TV into a pilot for a new television series.
San Francisco's toughest private eye, Sharon McCone, is back and fighting for her life in Marcia Muller's acclaimed series.
Sharon McCone's detective agency is growing and the future is looking bright. But when one of her employees--the streetwise and savvy Julia Rafael--is arrested for stealing a credit card from a client, the entire firm's reputation could be ruined. Although the evidence against her is strong, Julia swears she's innocent. And as McCone begins to dig deeper, she discovers that someone is out to destroy everything she's built. Now it's her turn to prove just how tough she really is, and how far she'll go to get justice...and some payback of her own.
Marcia Muller's beloved heroine Sharon McCone returns to investigate a personal betrayal by one of her operatives that has put her private investigation business on the line. "One of the most consistently satisfying series in whodunit history."--"San Diego Union-Tribune."