In the latest from the #1 New York Times bestselling phenomenon, Eve Dallas tracks down those who break the law-including the ones sworn to uphold it.
Detective Eve Dallas and her partner, Peabody, are following up on a senseless crime-an elderly grocery owner killed by three stoned punks for nothing more than kicks and snacks. This is Peabody's first case as primary detective-good thing she learned from the master.
But Peabody soon stumbles upon a trickier situation. After a hard workout, she's all alone in the locker room when the gym door clatters open; and-while hiding inside a shower stall trying not to make a sound-she overhears two fellow officers, Garnet and Oberman, arguing. It doesn't take long to realize they're both crooked-guilty not just of corruption but of murder. Now Peabody, Eve, and Eve's husband, Roarke, are trying to get the hard evidence they need to bring the dirty cops down-knowing all the while that the two are willing to kill to keep their secret.
Time out for some guilty pleasure reading... The prolific Nora Roberts (writing as J. D. Robb) cranks out another In Death novel, this time titled Treachery In Death. Few authors have been able to crank out 33 novels period, much less in a single series. But Roberts somehow continues to keep the Eve Dallas series fresh and entertaining, sucking me in and keeping me up later than normal for more than one evening. In Treachery, Detective Peabody gets her own case … more