The Sinner

The Sinner

Book - 2004
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The cloistered grounds of the convent have traditionally represented a place of faith and peace. Now, that peace is shattered as two nuns are found, one dead, one mortally wounded. The killings appear to be without motive, without an obvious suspect, and are further complicated by the murder and mutilation of a third woman. Together, medical examiner Maura Isles and intense, moody homicide detective Jane Rizzoli, both introduced in earlier Tess Gerritsen novels, uncover an ancient horror that connects these terrible slaughters. As long-buried secrets come to light, Isles finds herself drawn inexorably towards the heart of an investigation that strikes closer to home - and towards a dawning revelation about the killer's identity too shattering to consider.
Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, 2004.
Edition: 1st mass market ed.
ISBN: 9780345458919
0345458915
9780345458926
0345458923
Call Number: GERRITSEN
Characteristics: 355, [16] p. ; 18 cm.
Subjects: Mystery fiction.
Suspense fiction.
Boston (Mass.) -- Fiction.
Policewomen -- Fiction.
Women physicians -- Fiction.
Forensic pathologists -- Fiction.
Nuns -- Crimes against -- Fiction.
Medical examiners (Law) -- Fiction.
Isles, Maura (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.
Rizzoli, Jane, Detective (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.
Police -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- Fiction.

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rb3221
Aug 04, 2017

Another page turner that was very enjoyable with a thrilling suspenseful finale. Gerritsen is becoming additicve. Some very good parts of the novel; seeing Rizzoli and Isles work together as strong female characters but not without their flaws, seeing Isles with her ex-husband and Rizzoli with boyfriend Gabriel Dean and her very brave personal decision.

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maipenrai
Dec 16, 2016

(The third book in the Jane Rizzoli and Maura Isles series) BOOK FORMAT AVAILABLE THRU MNLINK

LMcShaneCLE Dec 08, 2014

I am on a Gerritsen binge- they are all good - loaded w/quirky medical conditions and procedure - but this one is my favorite so far.

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stevem73
Mar 26, 2013

I drop this off at hopkins overnight drop off

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