Sidney Sheldon's Angel of the Dark

Sidney Sheldon's Angel of the Dark

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"When elderly multimillionaire art dealer, Andrew Jakes, is found brutally murdered in his ransacked Hollywood home, his young wife raped and beaten, and his art and jewels stolen, the motive seems pretty clear. But when the investigation doesn't turn up a single, solid lead, the case is closed and his stunning young widow vanishes. A decade passes before Andrew Jakes' estranged son, Matt Daley, does a little digging of his own, only to find that three nearly identical killings have taken place across the globe in recent years. In all cases an elderly, newly wed millionaire is murdered and his wife assaulted. And in each case the widow is the sole beneficiary of the will, but donates all her new found wealth to children's charities... Soon evidence arises pointing to one woman, dubbed by police as the Angel of Death, moving around the globe changing her identity over the years. Matt and former LA investigator Danny Maguire resurrect the old case, but when the so-called widow resurfaces once again it becomes clear that nothing is what it seems... and time is ticking before the Angel of Death claims her next victim"-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: New York : William Morrow, [2012]
Copyright Date: ©2012
ISBN: 9780062073419
Branch Call Number: BAG
Characteristics: 293 pages ; 24 cm
Alternative Title: Angel of the dark


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Feb 25, 2015

A good read full of suspense. A page turner.

OhioEngineer May 28, 2014

Beware! This is not a Sidney Sheldon book and the writing is nothing like Sheldon's. If you like TIlly Bagshawe then read this book for that reason, but do not expect it to be like a Sheldon work.

Mar 13, 2013

enjoying this one, a good read

Sep 07, 2012

Mediocre read. Annoyingly predictable and full of cliches.

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