Editorial Reviews. From Publishers Weekly. With this graphic serial killer/ courtroom thriller, Retribution (C.J. Townsend Thriller Book 1) by [Hoffman, Jilliane]. Retribution, a legal thriller, is the first novel by Jilliane Hoffman. After being published in January it became a top-three bestseller in the USA and top. Editions. Retribution. eBook Retribution . Jilliane Hoffman · Paperback · Ebook. View more editions. Buy from Buy from – arrow icon.
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Not for the weak of heart, this tale of grisly murder and decisions of ethics sweeps you along on a ride strewn with scalples, deceit, and courtroom histrionics smoothed with a little love story. After that I couldn’t put the book down, wanting to know ‘what’s next? Plea of Insanity Jilliane Hoffman. Gifting iilliane the Kindle edition at the Kindle MatchBook price is not available.
Retribution (C.J. Townsend, book 1) by Jilliane Hoffman
Der Anfang ist dann auch recht vielversprechend: I read this legal psychological thriller straight through. Add a hefty marketing budget, multiple foreign rights sales, Literary Guild, Book of the Month Club and Doubleday Book Club sales, and it all adds up to blockbuster.
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I for one can’t take that any more than I can watch a slasher movie Trotzdem gefielen mir besonders die Randfiguren recht gut. The book tells the story of a lead prosecutor in a grisly murder case in which the suspect just happens to be the man who raped her 12 years earlier.
We travel with CJ as she This is classic edge-of-your-seat suspense! The ending does go a bit over the top. I think readers of this book will have to judge for themselves what is right and what is wrong. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. Liest das wirklich jemand gern?
Retribution (C.J. Townsend #1) by Jilliane Hoffman
The dialogue is crisp and never awkward and the plot moves along at a very fast pace for the book’s entire pages. Explore the Home Gift Guide. Townsend Thriller Book 1 Paperback: Cut to 12 years on and attorney CJ Townsend is dragged into a case involving a serial killer.
Leuk om eens een jillianw te lezen die zich in Miami afspeelt. The author explained the different aspects of trial and law, but kept it short But it’s such a fine rollercoaster ride we’ll forgive Ms.
Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Townsend, an Assistant District Attorney in Miami, was raped and tortured inwhile still in law school in New York, by an assailant she knows only as Jilkiane Clown.
Chloe’s relationship with flashy attorney Michael Decker breaks up, and she drops out of law school. It is, however, a deeply emotional story, one where the characters are so vividly drawn that you can understand why they do what they do and maybe even cheer them on.
Townsend is a first rate protagonist, sympathetic yet strong in her resolve. Set up a giveaway. Retribution is a fascinating debut novel! I should have learned my lesson after reading her other one. I recommend this to those who are NOT faint of heart!!!! Ich ne Jiliane Hoffman, von der ich nichts kannte, wird, so musste ich lesen, als der aktuelle Goldstandard des Genres gehandhabt, und Cupido gilt als ihr bestes Werk.
Jan I’m going to try this simply because it’s read by a voice I like – plan to skip over the rape business. In Retribution, the lines of justice are blurred; these characters don’t necessarily follow the rules of the court and anyone expecting a black and white legal thriller will be disappointed.