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Lucky Thirteen (The Raiford Chronicles #1)

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Twelve women are dead, and a thirteenth is missing. Detective Ray Reynolds races time to catch a killer. Nothing ties the victims together, except the way in which they died. What Ray discovers blows him away as the battle takes on a supernatural element. There’s just one small catch — evidence points to Ray as the murderer.

From a small town in Mississippi, Larkin Sloan is
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Kindle Edition, 298 pages
Published November 7th 2013 (first published October 16th 2013)
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Adriane
Jan 22, 2014 Adriane rated it liked it
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My problem with this book was that I was expecting a murder mystery full of suspense but I think this book is really more a romance. It started good focusing on the killings and the kidnap but about half way through I started to feel the characters were becoming a bit obnoxious.

And for me at the half way point when it just became a romantic novel it all became too sugary and sweet. I am just not sure that so many amazing positive things could happen to one person in a lifetime, not even in a fa
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L. Benitez
Aug 28, 2014 L. Benitez rated it it was amazing
Lucky Thirteen was a well-written read that I enjoyed very much. I finished it within 2 days and I can't wait to start reading its sequel, Heartless! Janet Taylor-Perry is a talented author and I look forward to more of her future works.
Gemma James
Sep 18, 2014 Gemma James rated it really liked it
I'm not sure I'd categorize Lucky Thirteen a suspenseful story, as it's clear early on who the bad guy is, but the plot line is certainly clever and unique and worthy of the term thriller. This is a story about a serial killer who kills in a ritualistic way. There doesn't seem to be a pattern at first—the victims are from all walks of life (man, woman, age, ethnic group). However, there IS a pattern, and it's an interesting one. What's even more intriguing is that the lead detective on the case ...more
Victoria
I think this book is straight suspense with a paranormal element, no romance, but the blurb seems promising. I'm a big James Patterson and John Sanford fan so anything with serial killers is hard to resist for me...
Sherry Birt
Great read!

Could not put it down! Love the characters. Did not want it to end. Can't wait to read the next one.
Janet
Apr 15, 2014 Janet rated it it was amazing  ·  (Review from the author)
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