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Cop Out (Jill Smith #10)

3.46 of 5 stars 3.46  ·  rating details  ·  52 ratings  ·  2 reviews
Berkeley, California's, tireless cop, Jill Smith, is at it again. On less than good terms with her department - after all, Jill is not known for her blind obedience to authority - she is summoned by her fellow justice-seeker, the irascible, pizza-loving private eye Herman Ott, to the lobby of Berkeley's elegant Claremont Hotel, for reasons she can't understand and he won't ...more
Mass Market Paperback, 343 pages
Published February 9th 1999 by Dell (first published April 7th 1997)
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Feb 08, 2012 Ann rated it 3 of 5 stars
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Berkeley police officer Jill Smith finds herself at a loss when a tipster summons her, then refuses to talk and disappears, leaving behind a murder victim. Will Smith find her source before more bodies turn up, and before her lover and/or her boss decide they've had enough of her refusal to be a team player?

Cop Out was reasonably entertaining, although I found it overly baroque and not really credible. Anyone who doesn't live in or near Berkeley might find it quite confusing.
Read while staying at Victoria House, San Pedro, Belize on our 40th wedding anniversary.
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Susan Dunlap is best known for her Jill Smith detective series, but she is a prolific and much loved writer of crime and mystery fiction, including award-winning short stories.
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