By Lisa Gardner
In Lisa Gardner’s first-ever brief tale following 13 bestselling novels, "The seventh Month" takes readers among the books and right into a day within the lifetime of Boston Detective D. D. Warren.In her 7th month of being pregnant, D.D. may be taking it effortless. as a substitute, she accepts a small consulting position at the set of a serial killer movie capturing in Boston. D.D. figures she’ll be worthy to anyone for a minimum of one evening, serving as a police specialist and creating a little more money within the bargain.It feels like an easy task—until the former movie advisor, a former Boston cop, is located crushed to dying. all at once D.D.’s date with Hollywood will get critical. super pregnant, at the path of a killer, and surrounded through 100 and 4 homicide suspects in the course of a graveyard, D.D. needs to speedy resolve a tangled net of lies. As one other forged member is attacked, D.D. realizes that love it or now not, her priorities have changed—and her final determined desire is that she will be able to trap a killer sooner than she and her unborn child face mortal danger.Packed with the suspenseful storytelling that has grew to become Gardner’s novels into big apple occasions bestsellers, "The seventh Month" finds new insights right into a liked sequence heroine.Includes an particular early examine Catch Me, coming February 7, 2012.
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