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Spider Season (Benjamin Justice #8)

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Benjamin Justice was once one of the most prominent and respected journalists in Los Angeles, even the country. But when it was discovered that he'd invented the sources for his Pulitzer Prize winning series of articles, he lost everything - his job, his reputation, his friends. Now, many years later, Justice has finally published a memoir revealing the truth behind the ev ...more
Hardcover, 304 pages
Published December 9th 2008 by Minotaur Books
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After the publication of his autobiography, Benjamin becomes the victim of a mysterious man from his past and also meets another character with whom he is more closely related. The Hollywood gay scene, Los Angeles crime beat, and Benjamin's angst, are a fixture of most of the Benjamin Justice books and this (possibly concluding volume?) is one of the best, tying up some loose ends, offering a conclusion for at least one character, and a startling new character about whom it would be interesting ...more
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As always, his story has wonderfull twists. You know it is not as simple as the obvious clues, but little clues throughout still lead you astray. I love reading John Morgan Wilson's books.
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Good writing, and believable characters, but I found much of the motivation for their actions improbable. And there was one unexplained plot point that I just couldn't quite swallow.
Skip this one. Gay murder, love, lovers, lectures,just on and on...
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My Summary of "Spider Season" 1 9 Aug 26, 2009 09:55AM  
John Morgan Wilson is the author of several novels in the Benjamin Justice series as well as two co-written books with band leader Peter Duchin. He's the winner of the Edgar Award and three-time winner of the Lambda Literary Award for the Benjamin Justice novels. He lives in West Hollywood, CA.

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Other Books in the Series

Benjamin Justice (8 books)
  • Simple Justice (Benjamin Justice, #1)
  • Revision of Justice (Benjamin Justice, #2)
  • Justice at Risk (Benjamin Justice, #3)
  • The Limits of Justice (Benjamin Justice, #4)
  • Blind Eye (Benjamin Justice, #5)
  • Moth and Flame (Benjamin Justice, #6)
  • Rhapsody in Blood (Benjamin Justice, #7)
Simple Justice (Benjamin Justice, #1) Revision of Justice (Benjamin Justice, #2) Justice at Risk (Benjamin Justice, #3) Blind Eye (Benjamin Justice, #5) The Limits of Justice (Benjamin Justice, #4)

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