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    When a spaceship is found 1000 feet below the Pacific Ocean it is carbon dated to be over 400 years old. A crack team of scientist

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    Calling this 1996 science fiction thriller "a glorified B movie," isn't a criticism. Writer-director David Twohy managed to get in

  • Contact (Snap Case)

    After an astronomer discovers communication emanating from the star Vega, she leads an international team in deciphering it, and t

  • Arlington Road

    A gripping contemporary thriller about the terrible truths that can hide behind everyday appearances, ARLINGTON ROAD is an intense

  • American Psycho (Uncut Version) (Killer Collector's Edition)

    Patrick Bateman, a young, well to do man working on wall street at his father's company kills for no reason at all, collects body

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Book reviews - Lie Down With The Devil

Lie Down With The Devil


Author: Linda Barnes
Boston P.I. Carlotta Carlyle wants to know what her on-again, off-again boyfriend Sam Gianelli did to earn himself the secret indictment for murder that€™s keeping him out of the country. A man with plenty of secrets, Sam won€™t tell her anything, much less let her help€”and she isn€™t having any more luck getting info from her old friends at the Boston PD. Sam€™s exile could have something to do with his mob connections, but it can€™t be that simple. Nothing involving Sam ever is.Finding no easy answers, Carlotta goes back to basics and takes a job working for a jittery bride-to-be who wants to make sure her fiancé is being faithful. The case is simple enough€”at first. But Carlotta catches the kind of break she wished she hadn€™t when her client ends up getting killed. Now, as she€™s hunting a down a murderer, she can€™t help but wonder whether love itself isn€™t the ultimate dead end€¦

US publication: 2008
Detective: Carlotta Carlyle
Genre: novels