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Windy City (Larry Cole)

3.78  ·  Rating Details ·  67 Ratings  ·  4 Reviews
Margo and Neil DeWitt sees like any other fun-loving, super-rich couple until Chicago Police Commander Larry Cole sees through their affluent charade.

While investigating the death of a fellow officer, Cole stumbles across a pattern of killings that leads him to discover the DeWitt's gruesome hobby: murdering women and children using methods from their favorite mystery nove
Paperback, 320 pages
Published April 15th 1996 by Tor Books (first published July 1995)
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Oct 07, 2013 Alasandra Alawine rated it it was amazing
Enjoyed getting the back story, I am looking forward to reading more of Mr. Holton's work.

When Cole's friend and fellow cop is killed minutes after Cole drops him off at home the police try to pin the murder on Mack's fiancee. Knowing she is innocent Cole goes to work to find the real killer and the trail leads to billionaire Neil DeWitt.

The case seems to be closed when Neil DeWitt is killed during his attempt to kill one of the witnesses that can put him at the scene of Mack's death, but Cole b
May 12, 2009 Barb rated it it was amazing
Great book. I am almost done and the bad woman keeps outsmarting the cops. Can't wait to se how this ends.
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This novel was really good in narrative and storyline. But it didn't had much of a suspense.
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