The interrogation

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Bantam Books, Mar 26, 2002 - Fiction - 286 pages
14 Reviews
In his latest novel of unrelenting suspense,Edgar Awardwinning author Thomas Cook journeys into the darkest corners of the human heart to tell a mesmerizing story of crime and retributionand the forces that push even good people to the breaking point. THE INTERROGATION Albert Jay Smalls sits in an interrogation room accused of an unspeakable crime. The police have no witnesses, no physical evidence, but they are certain he is hiding the truth. With less than twelve hours before he must be released, Smalls will be put through one final interrogation. I It is a search that leads into the shadowed recesses of one man's shattered mindand to the devastating secrets buried in a desolate seaside town. It is a quest that takes three desperate cops down a dark, twisting road as they race against the clock to find out what really happened one rainy autumn afternoon in 1952. The answers will be more shocking than anyone can imagine, blurring the boundaries between pursuers and prey, between the innocent and the guilty, between the truth that sets us free and the tragedies that haunt us to the grave. Against a gripping backdrop of murder and redemption, master storyteller Thomas Cook probes the uneasy, shifting bonds of family, love, and unbearable loss, proving once again why he is "perhaps the best American writer of crime fiction currently practicing"(Drood Review).

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User Review  - Chris - Goodreads

One of the best crime novels I have ever read with a surprise ending which shocked me. Has stayed with me even though I read it some years ago. It made me want to read more of this writer's work. Brilliant. Read full review

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User Review  - Readergirl77 - Goodreads

Took a little while to get into, and character plot came together a little too coincidental. Still thought it was an alright read, but didn't blow me away. Read full review


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