By Laura Lippman
Already praised as “a writing powerhouse” (USA Today) and “among the choose staff of novelists who've invigorated the crime fiction area with shrewdpermanent, cutting edge, and interesting paintings” (George Pelecanos), New York Times bestseller Laura Lippman is continually sending reviewers again to their thesauruses looking for new and larger accolades.
Her amazing stand-alone novel, And whilst She was once Good, in simple terms reinforces the truth that she stands tall between today’s bestselling elite—including Kate Atkinson, Tana French, Jodi Picoult, and Harlan Coben (who raves, “I love her books!”) in line with her acclaimed, multi-award-nominated brief tale "Scratch a Woman," And whilst She was once Good is the powerfully gripping, intensely emotional tale of a suburban madam, a convicted assassin whose sentence is ready to be overturned, and the kid they're going to either do something to keep.
Lippman has already gained nearly each prize the secret style has to offer—the Edgar®, Anthony, Agatha, and Nero Wolfe Awards, to call yet a couple of. They’ll now need to invent a couple of new awards simply to stay alongside of her.
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