Dead Don’t Lie


Dead Don’t Lie
L. R. Nicoleolleo
Harlequin HQN
225 Duncan Mill Road
Don Mills, Ontario, Canada M3B 3K9
ISBN 9780373785001, $7.99,

As “Dead Don’t Lie” opens, Evelyn Maslin’s family has been brutally murdered in Phoenix Arizona. Fifteen years later she has changed her name, is a police detective with the Seattle PD, and has put the past behind her. Now there is a killer on the loose that she and her department are determined to take down. As the murders continue to happen, the department begins to see certain similarities to the case of Maslin’s butchered family. The novel races along like a runaway train to its climax with great writing and well fleshed out characters guaranteed to please suspense fan readers. “Dead Don’t Lie” is the first of a new series that is off to a great start with this chilling thriller.