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Jan 02, 2001
| ISBN 9780449007112
Jul 13, 2011
| ISBN 9780307802125
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Jan 02, 2001 | ISBN 9780449007112
Jul 13, 2011 | ISBN 9780307802125
When beautiful Janet Harrison asks English professor Kate Fansler to recommend a Manhattan psychoanalyst, Kate immediately sends the girl to her dear friend and former lover, Dr. Emanuel Bauer. Seven weeks later, the girl is stabbed to death on Emanuel’s couch–with incriminating fingerprints on the murder weapon. To Kate, the idea of her brilliant friend killing anyone is preposterous, but proving it seems an impossible task. For Janet had no friends, no lover, no family. Why, then, should someone feel compelled to kill her? Kate’s analytic techniques leave no stone unturned–not even the one under which a venomous killer once again lies coiled and ready to strike. . . .
Amanda Cross is the pseudonymous author of the bestselling Kate Fansler mysteries. As Carolyn G. Heilbrun, she is the Avalon Foundation Professor in the Humanities Emerita at Columbia University. She has served as president of the Modern Language Association as well as… More about Amanda Cross
KATE FANSLER IS "AN AMATEUR DETECTIVE IN THE FINEST TRADITION."–The New York Times"YOU’LL BE ENTERTAINED RIGHT UP TO THE TIME YOU FIND OUT WHO MADE THE FREUDIAN SLIP."–Buffalo Evening News"YOU’LL LOVE IT ALL AND BEG FOR MORE."–Saturday Review
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