Dead Land

Dead Land

eBook - 2020 | First edition.
Average Rating:
Rate this:
2
When she is dragged by her impetuous goddaughter into a legal battle over a clandestine deal that is threatening community land, V. I. Warshawski uncovers a developer scheme that ends the life of the young man her goddaughter is dating.
Publisher: New York, NY : William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2020]
Edition: First edition.
ISBN: 9780062435972
0062435973
Characteristics: 1 online resource (405 pages).
text file

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment
b
Bookbybook
Jun 01, 2020

She's an excellent writer when she's actually telling the story. However, this book seems to be more about politics than anything else. Just as I would get into the story, she'd throw in a long rant about an issue. And, there are many. I gave up after 70 pages.

I read non-fiction about the issues of our day. I read fiction for a good story, not political screeds and paragraphs and pages filled with somebody's opinions on every hot button topic. Even though I agree with many of her points, it was tiresome and irritating.

Paretsky seems more interested in being a political commentator than a story teller.

b
brangwinn
Apr 26, 2020

Warshawski comes through again and she lives to tell about it. Lordy, I sort of agree with her neighbor who wants her out of the condo. Washawski is a problem, and yet her death-defying detective work is always done to help someone who really needs it. I’m glad I don’t have to write a synopsis for this book. Its like an octopus with tentacles reaching out in different places yet connected to one central body. I enjoyed this 20th novel in the series, and hope that Warshawski continues to survive and go after some bad guys in another book.

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at KCLibrary

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top