Baker & Taylor Manhattan Sex Crimes Prosecutor Alexandra Cooper is stunned to discover that her current date rape case has become complicated by her client's secrets, as well as by her colleague Mike Chapman's investigation into the murder of an elderly Harlem woman who had once been the secret mistress of King Farouk of Egypt. Reprint.
Baker & Taylor Manhattan sex crimes prosecutor Alexandra Cooper discovers that her current date rape case has become complicated by her client's secrets, as well as by a colleague's investigation into the murder of an elderly Harlem woman.
Simon and Schuster Manhattan Assistant D.A. Alexandra Cooper is working feverishly on a tough trial, seeking justice for investment banker Paige Vallis. But in a heated "he said, she said" case, Alex learns that Paige herself has something to hide. Uptown, the murder of an elderly woman with an intriguing past has NYPD officer Mercer Wallace and detective Mike Chapman hunting for an item of stunning value that may have cost McQueen Ransome her life: a legendary Double Eagle gold coin. The twisting threads of the seemingly unrelated tragedies soon entangle Alex in a life-and-death struggle in the watery inlets of New Jersey known as the Kills...where a violent predator is determined to silence her forever.