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Beautiful Lies

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Beautiful Lies

type:
Book
Current Status:
In Season
author:
Linda Unger
publisher:
Shaye Areheart
genre:
Fiction, Mystery and Thriller

We gave it a B-

After a NYC journo rescues a toddler and makes the papers, she receives ominous letters suggesting there are secrets in her past.

Stock Character The ruggedly handsome PI-cum-sculptor who has scars, a criminal past, and a heart of gold.

Body Count Three in the present, at least three in the past.

Bottom Line Unger overdoes brand-name drops and truisms (”parents are like superheroes”), but her engaging narration wins us over.