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Editor’s Pick



It started with the blind violinist - shot twice through the head at point-blank range in the alley outside his dingy restaurant. But it's only when the omelette lady gets shot with the same gun in the same way twenty-four hours later that the 87th Precinct really starts to sit up and take notice. A brilliantly twisting puzzle of a book where nothing is as it seems and the pace never lets up - Ed McBain at his very best.