Social Crimes: A Novel

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Miamax, Jul 2, 2003 - Fiction - 352 pages
21 Reviews
When her husband dies, New York socialite Jo Slater is shocked to learn that he left his sizable estate to a mysterious French countess. Obsessed with recovering her place as queen of New York, Jo concocts an audacious scheme of revenge. Can she pull it off

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Review: Social Crimes (Jo Slater #1)

User Review  - Goose - Goodreads

While I was hoping for a modern day Sidney Sheldon type revenge novel, this story seemed forced at times and lacked the romantic sweep of a Sheldon novel. I thought the writing was fine but the plot ... Read full review

Review: Social Crimes (Jo Slater #1)

User Review  - Karen Brown - Goodreads

Didn't much like it; didn't like main character, although plot was okay. Read full review


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About the author (2003)

Jane Stanton Hitchcock has written three previous novels, the best-selling Social Crimes, The Witches' Hammer, and Trick of the Eye, which was nominated for both the Edgar Allen Poe Award and the Hammett Prize as the Best First Novel of the Year. She lives in New York and Washington, D.C.

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