Blues in the Night

Blues in the Night

Book - 2002
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A hit-and-run accident that leaves a young woman unconscious and dying in the hospital draws true-crime writer Molly Blume into a dangerous search for the truth about the victim as dark and deadly secrets begin to be revealed.

Blackwell North Amer
Sunday, July 13, 1:46 a.m. Near Lookout Mountain and Laurel Canyon. An unidentified woman in her twenties, wearing a nightgown, was the victim of a hit-and-run accident that left her unconscious and seriously injured. There were no witnesses.
So reads the report on the accident off Mulholland Drive in Molly Blume's Crime Sheet column for a weekly Los Angeles tabloid. Just another small L.A. tragedy, soon forgotten.
But the image of the young woman in her nightgown stumbling along a dark, winding road is one Molly, a freelance true-crime writer, cannot shake. In fact, it draws her to a bedside in intensive care, where the victim whispers to her three names: Robbie, Max, and Nina. It's not a smoking gun, but it is sufficient to reinforce Molly's gut instinct that there are sinister circumstances behind the assault on Lenore Saunders.
With fearless conviction, Molly asks questions that nobody - including Lenore's mom, her ex-husband, her shrink, or even Molly's LAPD buddy, Detective Connors - wants to answer. Nevertheless, the astute Molly discovers Lenore lived a fractured life, so different from Molly's own secure and loving Orthodox Jewish background. And as a chilling picture of the unfortunate woman begins to take shape, the menace of murders past and present stirs and quickens.

Baker
& Taylor

A hit-and-run accident that leaves a young woman unconscious and dying in the hospital draws true-crime writer Molly Blume into a dangerous search for the truth about the victim as dark and deadly secrets from the past and present begin to be revealed. By theauthor of Shadows of Sin.

Publisher: New York : Ballantine Pub., 2002
ISBN: 9780345449719
0345449711
Branch Call Number: FIC Krich
Characteristics: x, 337 p

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