I gave it two stars instead of one probably because I admired Turow's first book so much that I wished this had been a better reading experience. Maybe try one more and give him a chance to redeem himself, but were this the first of his books I'd read I would have called it quits after a few chapters and never let him darken my (reading) doorstep again. Upon completing the work, I set it down, not with satisfaction, but with disgust at having wasted so much time. Weirdest part of th. Turrow takes "Sandy" so many directions on his quest to make sense of his family's tragedy and deception.
Franklin Library; Large Print Ed Edition (January 1, 1991), Reviewed in the United States on August 23, 2017.
In order to navigate out of this carousel please use your heading shortcut key to navigate to the next or previous heading. by Grand Central Publishing. However, provided the other side of this story held up - family crime drama - I kept going. But with every twist and turns, he discovers some family secrets behind the scenes. However, you can be sure of one thing - quality. The 90 to 95% part of this book was fine. In addition, he’s defending his brother-in-law in a money-laundering case. This one was a struggle for me to get through. He discovers she had herpes so he gets himself checked... he gets his son who’s a doctor to inspect him? We do see a different side of him than before. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on June 26, 2013. It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. The central character cogitates at every available opportunity and stultifies the story. This shopping feature will continue to load items when the Enter key is pressed. The plot line forces you to pay attention. Since the book got good Goodreads reviews, I am clearly in the minority, but I completely vacillated betweenboredom and eye rolling while reading this.. Find a better book. I feel that the best way to describe this book is to recount my thought process during one scene: So this is a second of the “Kindle County” series books that Turow has been publishing over the course of the last 30 years. He doesn't seem to be the same character at all-ridiculous.
Illegal stock exchange? Over the course of the subsequent days and weeks Sandy begins to piece together a hidden life that he never truly knew about his wife’s private life. I loved the deceit and strategies behind selling short and the cover up of the family members and the mystery behind The Who done it. He knew that courage was not the absence of fear but the ability to carry on with dignity in spite of it.”, Society of Midland Authors Award for Adult Fiction (1991).