Flashpoint (Sonora Blair, #2)
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Flashpoint (Sonora Blair #2)

3.73 of 5 stars 3.73  ·  rating details  ·  109 ratings  ·  6 reviews
The award-winning author of "Satan's Lambs" has written a fast-moving, richly detailed suspense novel in which a tough female homicide detective in Cincinnati becomes the target of the serial killer she is tracking.
Paperback, 448 pages
Published October 16th 1996 by HarperTorch (first published February 1st 1996)
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Deborah Ideiosepius
It was ok.

A little predictable in places, a little 'horror-ish' with no actual horror, a little 'thriller-ish' with not too much thrill. The main character had an ulcer that was constantly present until it went away.
Do you find that confusing? so did I.

The killer is well developed; actually, the development of the killer is the high point of the novel. There is a teaser which is never followed up suggesting that the killer has a condition in which numbers assume an actual reality. I think this...more
Hightower, Lynn S. - 2nd in Sonora Blair series

Sonora Blair, a Cincinnati homicide detective and single mother of two, is summoned in the middle of the night to the scene of a particularly gruesome murder. There, a naked, hideously burned young man is handcuffed to the wheel of his car. A deathbed interrogation reveals the perpetrator to be a woman, and Sonora soon learns that the murderess has a history of torching her victims. After a series of suspenseful developments, it soon...more
Everything says that this is book 2 of the series when in actual fact it is no 1.
Enjoyed this book and looking forward to reading the rest.
Annelie Rozeboom
Very straight forward thriller. I liked the main character and the female psycho. Would read more of these books, if I could get them.
Al Stoess
Jan 25, 2013 Al Stoess rated it 3 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: Mystery fans
Good job. Different plot. Considerable violence. Forbidden sex. Interesting characters.

Read for second time. Worth reading.
A very sick killer in this one!
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Lynn Hightower grew up in Kentucky, and graduated from the University of Kentucky, where she studied creative writing with Wendell Berry and earned a degree in Journalism. She also teaches novel writing in the Writer’s Program at UCLA. Survival jobs include writing television commercials, catering waitress, and bartender for one day.

Her books have been included in the New York Times List of Notabl...more
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