Saturday, May 16, 2015
Killer, Come Hither by Louis Begley
He returns to a shock. His uncle, Harry, is dead, a suicide. Jack can't believe it. Harry had shown no signs of anything wrong when Jack left. He starts to look into the death and soon comes to believe that it is not suicide. With the help of two of the firm's other lawyers, his best friend who works for the CIA, and several of Harry's oldest friends, Jack uncovers a plot that reaches across the country and will have major implications when revealed. By doing so, he brings attention and danger to himself. Can Jack find justice for Harry without being killed himself?
Louis Begley has written a mystery that shows life among the moneyed and influential. Dana is a sympathetic character, a hero who is willing to continue to fight for justice. The reader will be transported to the Cape, Manhattan and South America while the story unfolds. This book is recommended for mystery readers.