Edie Swann returns to her childhood hometown to exact vengeance on the people who hounded her father to death years ago. Secretly, she delivers prominent townspeople a miniature black angel--a replica of the infamous one that guards her father"s grave. But one by one, the recipients start dying mysteriously. Is she murdering them? Marking them for death? Or has the black angel truly come to aid her quest for revenge? When County Sheriff, Holt Drennen, discovers Edie"s connection to the black angels, the town assumes he"s found his perpetrator. Holt"s not so certain. But does he believe in her innocence because the evidence is circumstantial or because of his growing feelings for her? And if Edie didn"t commit the murders, who did? As Holt rushes to answer that question, the town"s noose tightens around Edie. Meanwhile, a longtime resident is plotting to make sure the past stays buried, no matter who is buried with it. And a clever maniac wants to make sure that someone is Edie.
|LC Classifications||PS3619.O433 O54 2009|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||403 pages ;|
|Number of Pages||403|
"The 1st deadly sin" is the first book in Lawrence Sanders' series featuring Captain Edward X. Delaney. Delaney has to stop a serial killer who appearently has no motive to kill, and whose victims bear no relation whatsoever one to each other. What is Cited by: 3. One Deadly Sin is a well-written, enthralling, and fascinating read- One that won't disappoint from this rising author! Kelly Moran, Author and Reviewer A little bit of romance, a little bit of the paranormal and a whole lot of suspense!5/5(5). The Edgar Award–winning Sanders would follow up with three more Deadly Sins novels—each one a New York Times bestseller—proving himself again and again to be “a master” (The New Yorker). The First Deadly Sin: New York Police Department captain Edward Delaney is called to the scene of a . The Deadly Sins book series by Lawrence Sanders includes books The Anderson Tapes, The First Deadly Sin, The Second Deadly Sin, and several more. See the complete Deadly Sins series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. 6 Books #1.
This novel covered all the deadly sins, but Gluttony. With analysis perhaps that could be found too. Easy read, fast paced. Very reminiscent of one of the Alphabet Mysteries/5(54). Not quite as good as the first deadly sin novel, but still a great read. Retired chief of detectives Edward X. Delaney is handed a cold case to solve concerning a murdered artist. He selves into the art world and art selling. He and detective by: 1. One Deadly Sin is a romantic suspense novel set in a small town in Tennessee, and it features one of the oddest couples I have ever encountered in Romanceland. Picture the straightest of straight arrow cops you can imagine, and then pair him with a non-druggie Amy Winehouse lookalike. Redbud, Tennessee is a charming small town that draws its lifeblood from its main (only) industry, the. The seven deadly sins were discussed in treatises and depicted in paintings and sculpture decorations on Catholic churches, as well as in older textbooks. The seven deadly sins, along with the sins against the Holy Ghost and the sins that cry to Heaven for vengeance, are .
Lawrence Sanders’s first novel in the Deadly Sins series became a New York Times bestseller and was made into an acclaimed film starring Frank Sinatra as hard-bitten New York City homicide detective Edward X. Delaney. Manual for Conquering Deadly Sin is a small (about 7" x ") black leatherette volume with silver-edged pages that is approximately pages long. The black binding gives it a serious and somber tone, and you know what you are about to read is a matter of life and s: Answering my own question, resulting from a discussion at work. Couldn’t resist. To my knowledge, CS Lewis never explicitly confirmed that the Chronicles of Narnia books drew direct influence from the Seven Deadly Sins. However, numerous observers. The Edgar Award–winning Sanders would follow up with three more Deadly Sins novels—each one a New York Times bestseller—proving himself again and again to be “a master” (The New Yorker). The First Deadly Sin: New York Police Department captain Edward Delaney is called to the scene of a brutal : Open Road Media.