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Perilous Friends

(Barbara Simons #1)

3.27  ·  Rating details ·  11 Ratings  ·  1 Review
Barbara Simons and her friend Susan break into the apartment of Susan's ex-husband, Frank, to snoop around. They find his dead body and a stash of high-grade heroin that they have to take with them for safe keeping. Then Barbara's friend Joanne convinces her to pose as a lesbian hooker trying to raise money for her AIDS-stricken friends to help investigate a cigarette smug ...more
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Paul
Mar 25, 2016 rated it did not like it
Shelves: mystery
BOTTOM-LINE:
Hate characters, okay story
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PLOT OR PREMISE:
Barbara Simons is a newly unemployed airline exec with nothing to do. Bored, she jumps at a chance to help her fabulous friends with their problems -- an ex-husband hiding money and uncovering a smuggling ring.
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WHAT I LIKED:
Better written than Reichs' books in the same setting, and the story overall is interesting.
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WHAT I DIDN'T LIKE:
I hated most of this book -- every character is one of life's beautiful people, all wealthy, all extremely r
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