"V" Is for VengeanceLarge Print - 2011
"A woman with a murky past who kills herself.
A dying old man cared for by the son he abused.
A lovely woman whose life is about to shatter.
A professional shoplifting ring. A brutal gangster.
A wandering husband. A spoiled kid awash in debt. A lonely widower
desperate for answers. A ruthless business man: the spider at the center
of the web. And Kinsey Millhone, whose thirty-eighth birthday present is
two black eyes and a busted nose."
Baker & Taylor
A latest entry in the best-selling series that includes U is for Undertow finds Kinsey Millhone receiving for her 38th birthday a punch that leaves her with a broken nose and two black eyes before tackling a suspicious suicide involving a host of unscrupulous characters. (mystery & detective). Simultaneous.
California PI Kinsey Millhone investigates the death of Audrey Vance, a woman she helped arrest for shoplifting, and antagonizes just about everyone, including Audrey's fiancâe, several loan sharks, a stone-cold killer, and a hapless burglar who knows more than is healthy for him.
On her thirty-eighth birthday, Kinsey Millhone receives a facial punch that leaves her with a broken nose and two black eyes before she tackles a suspicious suicide involving a host of unscrupulous characters.