Fall from Grace

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Quercus Publishing, Jun 7, 2012 - Fiction - 400 pages
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'This is a high-profile death with several possible explanations. Which can be summarized as jumped, fell or pushed.'

Adam Blaine returns to Martha's Vineyard out of duty rather than grief, after his father - bestselling author and celebrated human rights activist Benjamin Blaine - falls to his death.

Having been estranged from his father for ten years, Adam is surprised to discover himself appointed the executor of his estate; especially as the will disinherits Adam's family, leaving their wealth and home to Ben's recent lover, young actress Carla Pacelli.

Adam's mission - to undo the will and protect his blood, whether innocent or guilty, from criminal charges - forces him to confront his own past, and pulls him into a labyrinth of lies, deception and betrayal...

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User Review  - bohemiangirl35 - LibraryThing

Adam Blaine is summoned from his job as a covert agent in Afghanistan when his father dies unexpectedly. Even in death, his narcissistic father manages to give the middle finger to the family one last ... Read full review

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User Review  - bitsy08 - LibraryThing

There are authors you read that give you a good story and then there are authors like Richard North Patterson, James Lee Burke, Lee Child and Vince Flynn (to name a few) who you KNOW that no matter ... Read full review

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About the author (2012)

Richard North Patterson is the author of nineteen bestselling novels. He lives in Martha's Vineyard, Cabo San Lucas and San Francisco with his wife, Dr Nancy Clair.

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