By Robert K. Tanenbaum
Awaiting trial within the Tombs, Manhattan’s notorious felony detention advanced, is Sharif Jabbar, the demagogic founding father of a Harlem mosque. fees opposed to his terrorist assault at the urban have been brushed off as soon as, and now that the Islam convert is being hung on new allegations, long island District lawyer Roger “Butch” Karp is decided to carry him down. He faces bold festival. lawyer Megan O’Dowd, an intensive activist enthralled with progressive rhetoric, goes to the mat with the uncompromising conviction that Jabbar is being railroaded via the NYPD.
Outside the felony courts, Karp’s spouse, Marlene Ciampi, is pursuing her personal research. Allegations opposed to indigent ny highway seller soiled Warren within the homicide of society attractiveness Michelle Oakley don’t take a seat correct with Marlene. regrettably her sole best friend is spiritual vigilante David Grale, the charismatic yet deranged chief of the Mole humans. What Grale is familiar with approximately urban corruption snakes as all over because the dank honeycomb of the sewers and tunnels his destitute military calls home.
Then Marlene discovers an unforeseen— and ugly—parallel among the Oakley homicide and the disappearance of one other debutante: a treacherous underworld of upscale name ladies and the cost paid for indulging the wealthiest of guys. As she explores those sordid truths, Butch Karp navigates his personal tortured waters. What he quickly discovers is that everybody, from the conspiratorial Jabbar and O’Dowd to the city’s strongest, unimpeachable players—has a mystery which can both set them unfastened or fee them greater than they ever feared.
With greater than twelve million copies of his books in print, Robert ok. Tanenbaum maintains to rivet readers to their seats with the type of explosive thrillers that experience made him “a author worthy realizing” (Washington publish ).
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Betrayed (The Butch Karp and Marlene Ciampi Series Book 22) by Robert K. Tanenbaum