Brazen virtue: D. C. Detectives Series, Book 2
After a demanding book tour, superstar mystery novelist Grace McCabe decides to visit her sister, Kathleen, who's embroiled in a custody battle after a bitter divorce. Arriving in D.C., Grace is shocked to find Kathleen living in a run-down neighborhood and, hoping to afford a hotshot lawyer, supplementing her meager teacher's salary by moonlighting as a phone sex operator. According to Kathleen, Fantasy, Inc., guarantees its employees ironclad anonymity. But Grace has her doubts--which are confirmed one horrifying cherry-blossom-scented night when one of Fantasy, Inc.'s operators is murdered. As Grace is drawn to help solve the crime, her life turns into a scene from one of her own books. Yet as one of her biggest fans, investigator Ed Jackson, warns her: This isn't fiction. Real people die--and Grace could be next. For she's setting a trap for a killer more twisted than anything she could imagine. And not even Ed may be able to protect her from a rendezvous with lust and death.
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|Grouping Title||brazen virtue|
|Grouping Author||roberts nora|
|Last Grouping Update||2018-09-23 23:04:45PM|
|Last Indexed||2018-09-23 04:44:56AM|
|available_at_catalog||Green Hills, Green Hills Kids, Inglewood, Main Kids, Main Library|
|detailed_location_catalog||Green Hills - Adult Fiction, Inglewood - Adult Fiction, Main Library - Adult Fiction|
When a superstar mystery writer visits her sister to unwind from a grueling book tour, she finds herself tracking a real-life killer who has already shattered her life . . . and now seeks to end it.
Grace McCabe was shocked to find her sister Kathleen living in a grungy D.C. suburb, supplementing her income as a phone sex operator after a bitter divorce. But with the company Fantasy, Inc. guaranteeing its employees complete anonymity, how dangerous could it really be? Grace was soon to learn the answer when she returned home one night to a horrifying scene that might have come from one of her own novels. Ignoring the warnings of cool-headed detective Ed Jackson, Grace sets her own daring trap to rouse a killer out of hiding. But what can protect her from a brilliant madman whose lust for murder stops at nothing . . . and no one?
|isbn||9780553272833, 9780553802122, 9780553897005|
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|owning_library_catalog||Nashville Public Library|
|owning_location_catalog||Green Hills, Green Hills Kids, Inglewood, Main Kids, Main Library|
|record_details||ils:CARL0000120854|Book|Books||English|Bantam Books,|c1988.|259 p. ; 18 cm., overdrive:d6cb3614-a41c-4214-a0dc-6ea34dd50f04|eBook|eBook||English|Random House Publishing Group|2010||
|subject_facet||Police -- Washington (D.C.) -- Fiction, Sisters -- Death -- Fiction, Telephone sex -- Fiction, Women novelists -- Fiction|
|title_full||Brazen Virtue D. C. Detectives Series, Book 2, Brazen virtue / Nora Roberts|
|title_sub||D. C. Detectives Series, Book 2|
|topic_facet||Death, Fiction, Police, Romance, Sisters, Suspense, Telephone sex, Women novelists|