Featured Player: An Oral Autobiography of Mae Clarke
Fact or fiction? Current events in the City of Toronto echo the plot of Robert Rotenberg's latest legal thriller Stranglehold. Everyone is saying he predicted the future for Toronto's mayor. Read it and find out!
Ripped from the headlines, Stranglehold is bestselling author Robert Rotenberg's most shocking book yet, featuring Detective Ari Greene in the fight of his life.
It is just after Labour Day and the city is kicking into gear. All eyes are on the hotly contested election for Toronto's next mayor and crime is the big issue. Greene is no stranger to the worst of what the city has to offer, but even he is unprepared for what happens next when he stumbles upon a horrific homicide.
In one nightmare moment his world is flipped upside down. Soon Greene is pitted against his young protégé, Daniel Kennicott, who arrests him for first-degree murder. Tied down on house arrest as he awaits his trial, Greene has to find a way to clear his name, and also must face some very hard truths: that he didn't really know the people he believed in most; that there are unseen forces at work prepared to see him take the fall; and most of all, that he should never underestimate the price people will pay for love.
Eerily reminiscent of the scandal surrounding the current Toronto mayor, Stranglehold is Rotenberg's fourth gripping mystery set on the streets and in the courtrooms of the city, capturing audiences with his masterful knowledge of the intricacies of the criminal justice system and feel for the emotions that make people tick.
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
actor actress Anyway Associate Producer beautiful Billy Rose Cagney called camera Cast coming costume cute dance dancer Director dress everything Fanny Fanny Brice feel film Frankenstein friends funny gave George getting girl going grapefruit guess happened Harry Cohn Hollywood Jack Jack Holt JAMES CURTIS James Whale Jimmy John kind knew lady Lew Ayres Lew Brice live look Mae Clarke makeup Marie Prevost married Mary Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer mother never nice night person Phillips Holmes Photography picture play pretty Production and Distribution Ralph Bellamy recall rehearsal Release Date remember Richard Richard Dix Robert Roy William Neill Running scene Screenplay script star story studio sure talk tell theater there's things thought Tod Browning told took Waterloo Bridge William wonderful Yates Yeah York