If you're in the mood for a deliciously twisty tale, look no further. Connor delivers in spades! This taut thriller pits two highly intelligent women against each other in an exceedingly dangerous chess match. When it comes to forensic thrillers, no one beats Connor.
When Clymene escapes shortly after the visit, Diane falls under suspicion, which is compounded when she's drugged and discovers massive quantities of blood in her house. Soon Diane becomes a prime suspect in Clymene's murder, but is she really dead? Diane and her team have their doubts and, luckily, they have the expertise to follow the clues down some dark and treacherous alleys. (OBSIDIAN, Feb., 372 pp., $7.99)