Malice : New Orleans

  • by Lisa Jackson
  • Narrated by Joyce Bean, Mel Foster
  • Series: New Orleans
  • 15 hrs and 15 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

The scent is unmistakable - gardenias, sweet and delicate, the same perfume that his beautiful first wife, Jennifer, always wore. Opening his eyes in the hospital room where he's recovering from an accident, New Orleans detective Rick Bentz sees her standing in the doorway. Then Jennifer blows him a kiss and disappears. But it couldn't have been Jennifer. She died 12 years ago.... Once out of the hospital, Bentz begins to see Jennifer everywhere. Could she still be alive? But it was Bentz who identified Jennifer's body after her horrible car wreck, and there had been no question in his mind that it was her crumpled form behind the wheel, her clothes, her wedding ring. He's never doubted it - until now. He can't tell his new wife, Olivia, about the sightings or his secret fear that he's losing his mind. But Olivia is also hiding a secret....
When a copy of Jennifer's death certificate arrives in the mail, emblazoned with a red question mark, Bentz follows the postmark trail to Los Angeles, returning to the painful memories he's tried so hard to forget, and straight into a killer's web.
Someone's been waiting patiently, silently. Someone who knows exactly what happened that night 12 years ago and has been anticipating Bentz's every move.
Soon it will be Bentz's turn to suffer for his sins. But he won't be the only one made to pay the ultimate price. For a diabolical killer has now made Olivia the prime target...


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This was a poor book with a plot so convoluted and strained and yet it was a fairly obvious ending.The most disliked cop and nobody knows why he is disliked by all yet he is helped by people who warn him that leaving his wife to look for an ex-wife is insane and yet he does it anyway and he tries to justify this how? It is thin as plots go; a dash of this and a dash of that to make the pages more. I am angry at myself for wasting money and time. And the voices, they must have been as bored as I. I finished listening to this to proof myself right and to really enjoy a good book afterwards.
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- Andre

Book Details

  • Release Date: 31-03-2009
  • Publisher: Brilliance Audio