Last to Die (with bonus short story John Doe): A Rizzoli & Isles Novel (Google eBook)

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Random House Publishing Group, Aug 28, 2012 - Fiction - 336 pages
19 Reviews
INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER
 
For the second time in his short life, fourteen-year-old Teddy Clock has survived a massacre. Orphaned once more when his foster family is murdered, the traumatized teenager has nowhere to turn—until the Boston PD puts Detective Jane Rizzoli on the case. Jane spirits Teddy to the exclusive Evensong boarding school, a sanctuary where young victims of violent crime learn vital skills of survival. But even behind locked gates, Jane fears that Evensong’s benefactors aren’t the only ones watching. And when she learns of two other students whose pasts bear a shocking resemblance to Teddy’s, it becomes chillingly clear that a circling predator has more than one victim in mind. Joining forces with medical examiner Maura Isles, Jane races to stop an obsessed killer’s twisted quest—before an unspeakable secret dooms the children’s fate.
 
Don’t miss Tess Gerritsen’s short story “John Doe,” and a sneak peek of her novel, Girl Missing, in the back of the book.
 
“One of the most versatile voices in thriller fiction today.”—The Providence Journal
 
“[Tess] Gerritsen has a knack for creating great characters and mysterious plots that seem straightforward but also dazzle with complexity and twists.”—Associated Press
 
“An exciting and puzzling mystery . . . [Last to Die] is a key book in a series that keeps getting better and better.”—Bookreporter
 
“Gerritsen skillfully heightens the tension right up to the suspenseful ending.”—Booklist
  

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Last to Die: A Rizzoli & Isles Novel

User Review  - Sue White - Book Verdict

In their tenth outing (after The Silent Girl), Jane Rizzoli and Maura Isles must deal with a case with links to the past. When a prominent Boston family is murdered, only 14-year-old foster child ... Read full review

Review: Last to Die (Rizzoli & Isles #10)

User Review  - LJ - Goodreads

First Sentence: We called him Icarus. In Italy, a man is kidnapped and his family accidently killed in the process. In Ithaca, NY and in New Hampshire, the foster families of two children are murdered ... Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
11
Section 2
15
Section 3
21
Section 4
35
Section 5
43
Section 6
51
Section 7
67
Section 8
75
Section 18
167
Section 19
173
Section 20
181
Section 21
197
Section 22
205
Section 23
219
Section 24
237
Section 25
253

Section 9
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Section 10
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Section 11
107
Section 12
119
Section 13
129
Section 14
135
Section 15
147
Section 16
153
Section 17
159
Section 26
265
Section 27
277
Section 28
297
Section 29
301
Section 30
311
Section 31
315
Section 32
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Section 33
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About the author (2012)

Tess Gerritsen is a physician and an internationally bestselling author. She gained nationwide acclaim for her first novel of suspense, the New York Times bestseller Harvest. She is also the author of the bestsellers The Silent Girl, Ice Cold, The Keepsake, The Bone Garden, The Mephisto Club, Vanish, Body Double, The Sinner, The Apprentice, The Surgeon, Life Support, Bloodstream, and Gravity. Tess Gerritsen lives in Maine.

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