Critical Mass

Critical Mass

V. I. Warshawski Novel

eBook - 2013
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"Vic is at her stubborn, reckless, compassionate best in this complicated page-turner about selfish secrets passed down through generations. Paretsky has been on a roll lately, her long-running, trailblazing series at its most dynamic since the early days." -- Booklist on Critical Mass New York Times-bestselling author Sara Paretsky's brilliant protagonist V.I. Warshawski returns in another hard-hitting entry, combining razor-sharp plotting and compelling characters with a heady mix of timely political and social themes. V.I. Warshawski's closest friend in Chicago is the Viennese-born doctor Lotty Herschel, who lost most of her family in the Holocaust. Lotty escaped to London in 1939 on the Kindertransport with a childhood playmate, Kitty Saginor Binder. When Kitty's daughter finds her life is in danger, she calls Lotty, who, in turn, summons V.I. to help. The daughter's troubles turn out to be just the tip of an..
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2013
ISBN: 9781101636503
Branch Call Number: EBOOK

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gbohomegirl7
Aug 14, 2014

The plot of this book had good potential but it got dragged down by too many unlikeable characters who were difficult to care about.

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JudithE
Aug 02, 2014

Paretsky is good! I read this 460 page book at one sitting. There went a day!

gandolfjohnson Feb 04, 2014

This is one of Paretsky's finest and based on reality.

JOSEPH LICHTIG Nov 17, 2013

Why can't I place a hold on this book?

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