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Silent Kill

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Police must follow a labyrinth, leading into the darkest tunnel of a twisted mind. A mind that carries no value for human life... Minneapolis police officer Louise Miller has attitude. Not only does she have to deal with the good old boy mentality of the department, but she's also a gay police officer who has to deal with harassment on a higher level. When one of her few f ...more
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Published (first published August 1st 2010)
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Mike Kalmbach
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A tightly woven thriller that will keep you up way too late.

David Fingerman has a talent for weaving together believable, complex characters with a gritty plot that grabs hold and will not let a reader go. Silent Kill features a lesbian cop, a psychopath murderer who only loves his dog, and a plot that will keep you guessing at every turn. I enjoyed how Fingerman brings you into the mind of the killer as well as following the cop who wants to bring him down.

This isn't for fans of coz
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C. Mercedes
May 10, 2015 C. Mercedes rated it it was amazing
Excellent, Mr. Fingerman! I highly recommend this book. I'm moving on to the next one right now.
Kiki
Oct 16, 2010 Kiki rated it it was amazing
I review lots of suspense/mystery books being a reviewer for Suspense Magazine, and I thought that David Fingerman’s Silent Kill stood up well against most I read. It kept me reading, engaged by the story. It is one of those stories where the reader gets to know things the main characters don’t, but Fingerman never gave it all away.

Written in multiple points of view, sometimes depth of character can be sacrificed. But, I found myself rooting for Louise, Andrew and Elias’s captives just the same,
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Sheila
Jan 06, 2011 Sheila rated it really liked it
Shelves: suspense, mystery
I like dogs, and Silent Kill has a protagonist who shares my fondness for them; Minneapolis police officer Louise Miller will go far out of her way, and out of her comfort zone, to help a needy dog. Author David Fingerman has created a fascinating protagonist in Louise Miller; independent, resourceful, sympathetic… who just happens to be gay. She lives with a friend who’s not quite so sanguine about adopting a lost Rottweiler. And she has a brother, Andrew, who’s just learning to be recognise hi ...more
Karen Hall
Jun 15, 2011 Karen Hall rated it really liked it
David Fingerman, a long-time friend of mine, sent his book to me for my birthday last year but it’s taken me this long to read it. I should have known better! When I finally picked it up, I found this book hard to put down.

A dark and occasionally violent thriller, SILENT KILL is the story of psychotherapy gone wrong and the consequences that result, years later, from that extraordinarily bad therapy. Dr. William Gillespy, the psychiatrist responsible for all that follows, has finally reached th
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B.K. Walker
Oct 18, 2010 B.K. Walker rated it it was amazing
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Silent Kill by David Fingerman was an excellent mix of mystery and suspense. From the first page Fingerman holds nothing back.

Louise Miller is a female cop that gets a lot of hassle from her fellow officers. Her brother Andrew is a new cop in a different precinct.

When Mark Lone Bear, her friend and fellow officer turns up missing, Louise puts in all effort to find out what happened to him.

Throughout the investigation, her brother who is getting broken in as a rookie, stumbles upon a development
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Roxanne
Oct 31, 2010 Roxanne rated it it was amazing
David Fingerman’s Silent Kill is a tightly woven thriller about a female cop on the trail of a psychopath. The story was written with multiple viewpoints, perfect for the genre because it let the reader know more than the characters. The antagonist was absolutely chilling in his disregard for human suffering. He had logic all his own, which made his bizarre thought processes much more frightening. I would have liked a few flashbacks to show how he came to be that way—something more concrete than ...more
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David has had over twenty short stories published in magazines and anthologies. "Edging Past Reality" is his first book, a collection speculative fiction and horror stories. He has also published three novels ~ "Spyder," "Silent Kill," and "Playing the Hand She's Dealt"

David presently lives with his wife in Minneapolis."
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