NYPD homicide cop Vince Cardozo must unmask a cunning killer in best-selling author Edward Stewart’s powerhouse tale of crime and punishment.
When it comes to the dark side of humanity, Vince Cardozo has already seen plenty. But his encounter with cult leader Corey Lyle will challenge even Cardozo. Lyle stands accused of a brutal terrorist bombing and the murder of a Manhattan power couple. His trial transfixes the city - but nothing about the case is what it seems. While the prosecution and defense duel, an explosive secret lurks in the jury box: One juror is not the person she claims to be. Now Cardozo must race against the clock to prevent a terrible miscarriage of justice...and save a woman from a cold-blooded killer.
In Jury Double, master storyteller Edward Stewart unleashes his most engaging thriller yet - an irresistible tale of deception, passion, and justice.
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Praise for other books by Edward Stewart:
"One of the best serial-killer stories of this year."
--The Plain Dealer (Cleveland)
"Stunning new suspense...thoroughly venal, frightening, and then some."
--Daily News (N.Y.)
"A compulsive page-turner...keeps the reader gasping and guessing."
--The Flint Journal (Mich.)
"Readable and provocative...the place names, familiar events and hints of real people...give Edward Stewart's [Privileged Lives] an immediacy that is irresistible.
--The New York Times Book Review
"An edge-of -the-chair thriller."
Vince Cardozo is a New York cop who's seen too much and can't forget enough. Now this prince of the city has walked into a case that challenges everything he's ever believed about law and order.
Corey Lyle is a cult leader tied to a bloody bombing and the murder of a prominent Manhattan couple. But as a woman prosecutor and a flamboyant defense attorney duel in court over Lyle's fate, a time bomb is ticking away: one juror is not the person she claims to be.
Anne Bingham entered into the deception as a simple favor to her twin sister. Suddenly she's at the center of a storm of murder and kidnapping that could blow the Corey Lyle trial out of the water--and take away everything she holds dear....
Master storyteller Edward Stewart unleashes his most powerful novel yet--a blistering tale of deception, passion, and crime and punishment on both sides of the law.
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Book Description Headline Book Publishing, 1996. Book Condition: Good. This book has hardback covers. Ex-library, With usual stamps and markings, In good all round condition. Dust Jacket in good condition. Bookseller Inventory # 2830399