Like fairstein, alex coop cooper is in charge of the special victims unit of. Linda fairstein s brought her agame with this one deadfall sizzles from beginning to end. Hunting a killer within new yorks urban jungle becomes the biggest case of alexandra coopers career in new york times bestselling author linda fairsteins. Her father, however, opposed her passion inadvertently sparkling her interest for intrigues and plots, which later will play a central part in shaping her life and style. Linda fairstein talks about what she appreciates most about being a writer, and to what degree her professional and personal life overlaps with her lead character, assistant da alexandra cooper.
Her alexandra cooper novels are international bestsellers and. A fellow of the american college of trial lawyers, she is a graduate of vassar. For three decades she served in the office of the new york county district attorney, where she was chief of the sex crimes prosecution unit. In central park, assistant da alex cooper and detective mike chapman race to track down a serial killer. Publisher drops central park five prosecutor linda fairstein. American author and former prosecutor, linda fairstein used to work as the head of the sex crimes unit of the. Linda fairstein is the queen of intelligent suspense, cleverly interweaving shocking crimes with the hidden, often dark history of new york city locales.
New york times bestselling author linda fairstein takes readers behind the scenes of new york citys theater world from lincoln center to the lights of broadway in a riveting new novel, rich with her trademark blend of cuttingedge legal issues. Alexandra coop cooper was last seen in fairstein s bestselling novel deadfall, which came out last july. The alex cooper books consists of 19 titles, at the time of writing, and seems set to grow even bigger because fans love it. Devils bridge an alexandra cooper novel by linda fairstein. Before becoming an author, fairstein was the head of the sex crimes unit in manhattan where she prosecuted some very highly publicized cases. She was the head of the sex crimes unit of the manhattan district attorneys office from 1976 until 2002 during that time, she oversaw the prosecution of the central park five case, wherein five teenagers, four africanamerican and. Silent mercy alex cooper, book an alexandra cooper novel 97804514154 by fairstein, linda and a great selection of similar new, used and collectible books. New york times bestselling author linda fairstein delivers a heartpounding thriller that explores the dark secrets of manhattans iconic fashion scene in her latest alexandra cooper novel. Click to read more about deadfall by linda fairstein. It plays to her strengthsstories about prosecuting sex crimes and facets of new york history. Linda fairstein was born in new york state on the 5th of may 1947. The series falls into the crime fiction genre and police procedural subgenre. Download it once and read it on your kindle device, pc, phones or tablets.
Deadfall an alexandra cooper novel by linda fairstein. Linda fairstein s second foray into the world of new york assistant da alex cooper is even better than the first. Bestselling author fairstein talks riveting new alex cooper. Death angel by linda fairstein and barbara rosenblat. Linda fairsteins alexandra cooper books in order fantastic fiction. Murder at the metropolitan opera house pulls alexandra cooper behind the scenes at lincoln center and into the cutthroat conglomerate that controls the citys. Linda fairstein audio books, best sellers, author bio. As an expert on sex crimes, she has been interviewed on several media outlets. The manhattan waterfront is one of new york citys most magnificent vistas, boasting both the majestic statue of liberty and the george washington bridge, the worlds busiest span for motor. Alex cooper awakens one morning to news of her own brutal murder. Upon registration you are voluntarily providing us with personal information you give to us and personal information we collect about candidates includes. Mormon woman exposes barbaric and humiliating treatment for. Linda fairstein, however, chose a different kind of journey demonstrating to be an exceptional writer, someone able to shape intrigues while also creating and keeping a rhythm that doesnt allow the reader to take the eyes off the book for a second.
Librarything is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers. Fairstein did some researching and filled the novel with plenty of great depth information and facts about legacies, history, rare books, rare maps and book binding done in the new york public library. In the year 2002, linda fairstein was awarded with the nero award for the novel deadhouse. Linda fairstein was chief of the sex crimes unit of the district attorneys office in manhattan for more than two decades and is americas foremost legal expert on sexual assault and domestic violence. The three main characters have incredible and believable chemistry and the use of various venues in new york city creates stories within stories. Fairstein worked as the head of sex crime unit in the district attorneys office of manhattan from the year 1976 to 2002. Ive been away from her and am a few years behind in reading, but this was a quick read poolside in florida. If you love linda fairstein s books you need the most comprehensive book list available, which includes a check list, alternative titles, page counts, movie adaptations, coauthors, star ratings, and a host of other features, plus. Then theres lee childs jack reacher meeting up with joseph finders nick heller in a bar in bostonand doing what reacher does best.
Find all the books, read about the author, and more. Common knowledge series alexandra cooper mysteries. The body of a nude teenage runaway is found dead in central park and mike and mercer call alex to the crime scene. Alex cooper series book 1 linda fairstein author diane venora narrator 1996 final jeopardy alex cooper series book 1 linda fairstein author barbara rosenblat narrator 2011 final jeopardy alex cooper series book 1 linda fairstein author 1997. It was made even more eerie when the airport bus drove past the library this evening. Buy linda fairstein ebooks to read online or download in pdf or epub on your pc, tablet or mobile device.
Head of the sex crimes unit of the district attorneys office in manhattan for decades, linda fairstein is americas most visible legal expert on sexual assault and domestic violence which is why she writes some of the most compelling crime thrillers of our time and why her alexandra cooper series has been topping bestseller list for more than a decade. Her debut novel, final jeopardy, was released in 1996 and it became the first in her popular alex cooper series, which currently includes 19 books, with the latest one published in. Plus steve martinis paul madriani becoming entangled with linda fairsteins alex cooper. Jul 26, 2016 buy killer look alexandra cooper by linda fairstein isbn. She served as head of the sex crimes unit of the manhattan district attorneys office from 1976 until 2002 and is the author of a series of novels featuring manhattan prosecutor alexandra cooper. Now 21, the california native said her mormon parents told her shed be spending time with her grandparents shortly after she came out as a lesbian in 2010. Mar 26, 2018 next january, coop is back in blood oath, the allnew thriller from new york times bestselling novelist linda fairstein. Alex cooper works with her team,mike and mercer, to find the individual who raped, murdered, and dumped a young woman in a sarcophagus and sent it to jerseyor transport to egypt.
Linda fairstein is an american author of crime fiction and police procedural novels. Her alexandra cooper novels are international bestsellers and have been translated into more than a dozen languages. Linda fairstein, americas foremost legal expert on crimes of sexual assault and domestic violence, led the sex crimes unit of the district attorneys office in manhattan for twentyfive years. Killer look 2016 is the sixteenth book in the exciting alexandra cooper novel series. Jul 10, 2017 left bank books presents bestselling author linda fairstein, who will sign and discuss the new novel in her alexandra cooper series, deadfall dutton books, july 2017, on friday, july 28, 7 p. Listen to unlimited audiobooks on the web, ipad, iphone and android. Since she was a child, she has loved narrative literature and writing has always resided among her dreams. The series centers on alexandra cooper, a middle aged blonde that heads the prosecution of sex offenders. Renowned sexcrimes prosecutor and bestselling author linda fairstein sends her acclaimed heroine the stylish and steelynerved d. Mar 17, 2016 cooper s book, saving alex, details the exhausting and humiliating time she allegedly spent at a home in st. Regula is entitled to transfer the personal data for these purposes. The alexandra cooper series is a perfect fit for linda fairstein who worked in the district attorneys office in manhattan and specialized in sex crimes.
Linda fairstein does it again with the bone vaulta mixture of sex, violence and murder. Hunting a killer within new yorks urban jungle becomes the biggest case of alexandra coopers career in new york times bestselling author linda fairsteins blockbuster new thriller. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. This is an exciting novel brought by linda fairstein, a longtime chief of manhattans sex crimes prosecutions. Cold hit alex cooper, book 3 by linda fairstein and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. New york times bestselling author linda fairstein returns with a timely, captivating thriller about the deepand often deadlyreverberations of past sins. Linda fairstein born 1947 is an american author and former prosecutor focusing on crimes of violence against women and children. As tensions rise between alex and the feds, she must determine just how far she is willing to go to uncover the truthand uphold the integrity of the office she has so proudly served. In her latest novel, linda tackles the bridge of sighs, the name given to the walkway between the courthouse and manhattans tombs prison, while alex cooper is up against her biggest. And it contains less of what i feel are the novels weaknesses. Linda fairstein talks about her new book killer look.
New york city is known for its glamour, and nowhere is this more apparent than in its fashion scene. Killer look by linda fairstein signed first edition book. Killer look an alexandra cooper novel by linda fairstein. Order of alexandra cooper books alexandra cooper is a fictional character created by american novelist linda fairstein. Linda fairstein born may 5, 1947 is an american author, attorney, and former new york city prosecutor focusing on crimes of violence against women and children. New york times bestselling author linda fairstein takes readers behind the scenes of new york citys theater world from lincoln center to the lights of broadway in a riveting novel, rich with her trademark blend of cuttingedge legal issues, skillful detective work, and heartstopping suspense. Final jeopardy alexandra cooper mysteries by linda fairstein august 28, 2018. Before you start it, though, lock yourself into a padded room, turn off the phones, the computer, the tv et al. And the everodd aloysius pendergast coming facetoface with the scary world of r. Charles citycounty library spencer road branch 427 spencer road.
Fairstein who w as chief of the sex crimes unit of the district attorneys office in manhattan for more than two decades before publishing. Linda fairstein currently lives with her second husband, michael goldberg, in manhattan and on marthas vineyard. Linda fairstein is a former prosecutor and one of americas foremost legal experts on crimes of violence against women and children. Apr 11, 2010 another reliably good book from linda fairstein in her alex cooper series. Deadfall proves once again why linda fairstein is hailed as a champion teller of detective tales usa today. As a great writer linda presents this same insights and passions into the crimebusting minds that mark her memoir. Former head of the sex crimes unit in the manhattan district attorneys office from 1976 until 2002, linda fairstein has written her 18th book in the alex cooper series. Hunting a killer within new yorks urban jungle becomes the biggest case of alexandra cooper s career in new york times bestselling author linda fairstein s latest unputdownable thriller about the author. Killer look by linda fairstein signed first edition book see all titles by linda fairstein. Silent mercy alex cooper, book an alexandra cooper. Aug 11, 2015 devils bridge an alexandra cooper novel by linda fairstein.
I think this is one of fairstein s best in the alex cooper series. Alex cooper series in order linda fairstein fictiondb. Yet lucys isnt the only secret alex must uncover, with. From there the investigation spans out involving a cold case of a wealthy 3 year old girl who went missing in the early 1970s. To continue reading, get the full word biography in linda fairstein books in order. Linda fairstein is a wellestablished author, former prosecutor who mainly focused on prosecuting crimes against children and women. Her other books, many featuring the sex crimes prosecutor alex cooper, include deadfall, killer look and devils bridge. Killer look alexandra cooper novel by linda fairstein. If the latest coop thriller isnt on your summer reading list, it needs to be. Deadhouse also won fairstein another nomination for the macavity award, though she did not. Her alexandra cooper novels are international and new york times bestsellers and have been translated into more than a dozen languages. Buy killer look alexandra cooper series unabridged audiobook 9 cds by linda fairstein isbn. Linda fairstein is the author of the alexandra cooper thriller series focusing on alexandra, manhattan assistant da, and.
Buy a cheap copy of death dance book by linda fairstein. Blood oath alexandra cooper, book 20 by linda fairstein book cover, description, publication history. Alexandra cooper is a manhattan assistant district attorney for the sex crimes unit. Linda fairstein chats about her alex cooper seriesand. Fairstein s hardcover series, final justice, and american justice have all been adapted for screenplay. Born in 1947, linda was a student of vassar college and the university of virginia school of law. The complete series list for alex cooper linda fairstein. Nowhere is this more apparent than on the runway, where american haute couture continually astounds with its. New york city is one of the fashion capitals of the world, wellknown for its glamour and style. Plus, she added insight of other numerous cultural. But she is determined to uncover the grime and the possible homicide beneath the glitz. The bone vault alexandra cooper book 5 english edition. Fairstein s most recent book, blood oath, came out in march. This ebook is part of a collection to honor the memory of hugh dunamai miller who passed away on the evening of january 19th, 2006.
Linda fairstein has been dropped by her publisher as fallout continues for the former central park five prosecutor over the wrongful conviction of five teens for the 1989 rape and beating of a. Soon, manhattans top sexcrimes prosecutor discovers that the actual victim is film star isabella lascar, who had sought refuge at alex s private retreat. Faceoff book by lee child, michael connelly, john sandford. Alexandra cooper, assistant da in new york, had lent her retreat in. Listen to death angel by linda fairstein, barbara rosenblat for free with a 30 day free trial. Silent mercy alex cooper, book an alexandra cooper novel by linda fairstein may 1, 2012. Linda fairstein will sign and discuss blood oath dutton. May 01, 2012 once again, linda fairstein, my favorite author, knocks it out of the park. Below is a list of all of linda fairstein s books in order of when they were originally published. Silent mercy alex cooper, book an alexandra cooper novel paperback may 1, 2012. Blood oath alexandra cooper, book 20 by linda fairstein. In her seventeenth alexandra cooper thriller, new york times bestselling author linda fairstein takes readers where they have never been before. Like fairstein, alex coop cooper is in charge of the special victims unit of she served as head of the sex crimes unit of the manhattan district attorneys office from 1976 until 2002 and is the author of a series of novels featuring manhattan prosecutor alexandra cooper. The alexandra alex cooper series by linda fairstein final jeopardy 1996 i sat on my living room sofa at five oclock in the morning with a copy of the mockup of the front of the days new york post in my hand, looking at my own obituary.681 645 861 422 1219 1236 43 239 338 317 177 976 814 1066 127 752 1257 476 137 1521 821 526 697 1457 1322 86 414 266 1605 1085 1202 1174 78 649 193 1336 92 789 1087 564 812 319