A must-read for fans of Lee Child, John Grisham and Michael Connelly. Combining gripping action and ingenious plotting, THE LIAR is the brilliant new legal thriller from the author of THE DEFENCE and THE PLEA.
'Plotting that takes the breath away.' Ian Rankin
'Steve is a fantastic thriller writer' Mark Billingham
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Hey I like the Pringles comparison. I also like Pringles. And Eddie Flynn. Conman turned lawyer, in this book hovering between the two as ...more
Leonard Howell, the father, trusts few, it's his former life on the opposite side of the law which draws him to Flynn, the one time criminal/hardman turned lawyer.
Nothing about the ransom drop is normal. For one, there's two drops scheduled simultaneously, secondly, the FBI have no knowle ...more
What follows is an epic game of cloak and dagger. The reader is kept as much in the dark as Eddie is, wh ...more
He has done it again! Steve Cavanagh has created another captivating legal thriller! Over the past couple of months I have been playing catch-up on this series and this is my favorite to date!
Eddie Flynn is a former con man turned lawyer who can’t quite help but dive into his former ways from time to time. He loves his job, but does regret some of the decisions he has made. He has become increasingly frustrated that these decisions h ...more
One of the best,highly addictive,beautifully plotted,twisty and compelling books I've ever had the pleasure of reading!!!
Highly recommended for all crime and mystery buffs!!!
Can't wait to read more by this author!
For those of you not in know, Steve Cavanagh has won many fans with his ace legal series, featuring Eddie Flynn. Flynn is the Del-Boy of the legal world, streetwise and smart. His background is grifting. He is now a defence lawyer, what we would call a barrister in the UK. His playground is open court, playing to the jury. He knows all about a good con. He is unconventional and prepare ...more
Can Eddie help, can Eddie find out and who is Lying?
This leads to another enjoyable and fast-paced Eddie Flynn adventure with a twisting and turning plot that has multiple layers.
New York-based con artist turned lawyer Eddie Flynn is back for a third story in this highly entertaining series. In The Liar, he has to work out who is telling the truth and who is... the liar.
It’s 2 August 2002 in Upstate New York and the baby is screaming. No matter what Julie tries she just can’t get him off to sleep. She’s tired and stressed. To help her nerves Julie takes a fix of crack. Through a drug addled haze, Julie thinks she sees a man dressed entirely in black standing over her bab ...more
The sharp-talking, quick thinking and utterly engaging character of Eddie Flynn lies at the heart of the success of this America based series to ...more
So what happens in the latest novel? Well we return to the Big Apple (New York) where we come face to face with fear, loss, manipulation, betrayal, bending t ...more
The Liar is the third book in the Eddie Flynn series. Having not read the others in the series I found this to work well as a stand alone. Saying that though I will definitely be going back to read the others.
I have to admit to steering away from novels to do with court rooms and the legal system. I find they can be slightly long winded and have lots of jargon that I don’t underst ...more
I’ve not read any of Cavanagh’s series featuring Eddie Flynn before but I’m keen to rectify that no ...more
My memory of the other two is that the pace in this one is not quite so frenetic, but this is not a criticism. An excellently shaped plot was enough to hook me very early, and I devoured this quickl ...more
an absolutely fantastic read. hooked from page one. Leonard Howell daughter has gone missing. the Fed's and cops are involved but Leonard can only rely on one man to help him. Eddie Flynn. this was a shocking twister of a read that keeps you reading until the last page. and what a twist. 5*.a must read.
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