Reversible Error (Butch Karp #4)
by Robert K. Tanenbaum (Goodreads Author)
Former New York City Assistant District Attorney and Homicide Bureau Chief Robert K. Tanenbaum is a first-class novelist whom reviewers have compared to Joseph Wambaugh. Now he delivers his best yet in a book about the raw reality of criminal justice.
Hardcover, 294 pages
Published April 1st 1992 by Dutton Books
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
(showing 1-30 of 1,191)
The fourth (I think) in this series, and the one in which Michael Gruber (the real author) begins to hit his stride. Several very complicated plots which turn out to be intertwined (characteristic of the later books). The beginnings of what will turn out to be Marlene Ciampi's future role championing women who are victims of their violent men. In later books she eventually will go into business providing security for these women, often solving their problems with, um, extreme prejudice. Legal an...more
This is the 4th book in the series so it was like settling in with some old friends. The story line was rather complicated and convoluted as one plot ran into another or not. The whole time I read it I wondered who was scamming who and who was really doing what they said there were so it was interesting to see how it would all pan out. I'm finding Butch and Marlene constant spats to be wearing a little thin. Time to put more space between the books in this series.
Feb 26, 2012 Carolyn rated it 4 of 5 stars · review of another edition
Another delectable bonbon in the Butch Karp - Marlene Ciampi series ghosted by Michael Gruber, my new fave, for his cousin RKT. While waiting for Gruber's next book in his own name I'm enjoying going through this series in order. This one is even better than the previous ones.
Robert K. Tanenbaum is the New York Times bestselling author of twenty-five legal thrillers and has an accomplished legal career of his own. Before his first book was published, Tanenbaum had already been the Bureau Chief of the Criminal Courts, had run the Homicide Bureau, and had been in charge of the training program for the legal staff for the New York County District Attorney’s Office. He als...moreMore about Robert K. Tanenbaum...