Format: Mass Market Paperbound
Dimensions: 592 pages, 2.66 × 1.67 × 0.39 in
Published: August 1, 2000
Publisher: Grand Central Publishing
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 0446608653
ISBN - 13: 9780446608657
About the Book
The murder of one of Charleston's most powerful citizens rocks the city and gives ambitious prosecutor Hammond Cross his chance at becoming D.A. But when the prime suspect turns out to be a beautiful woman with whom he spent the night, Hammond must determine if he was set up to be the perfect alibi. Reissue.
From the Publisher
Assistant DA Hammond Cross has his sights set on the DA''s office. Prosecuting a high-profile murder case practically ensures him the job. But a Saturday night encounter with a mysterious woman is the start of a living nightmare.
From the Jacket
Fresh from her bestselling triumphs Unspeakable and Fat Tuesday, the incomparable Sandra Brown delivers her latest #1 blockbuster of high-voltage suspense. The sensational murder of one of Charleston''s most powerful citizens, real-estate tycoon Lute Pettijohn, rocks the city and gives ambitious prosecutor Hammond Cross his chance to become the city''s next district attorney -- if he wins the case. His investigation turns up no shortage of people who wanted Pettijohn dead. But when the prime suspect turns out to be a mysterious woman who holds the secret that can shatter Hammond''s ambitions, he faces a moral dilemma and a haunting question: Was he set up to be the perfect alibi?
About the Author
Sandra Brown is the author of sixty New York Times
bestsellers, including TOUGH CUSTOMER (2010), SMASH CUT (2009),
SMOKE SCREEN (2008), PLAY DIRTY (2007), RICOCHET (2006), CHILL
FACTOR (2005), WHITE HOT (2004), HELLO, DARKNESS (2003), THE CRUSH
(2002), ENVY (2001), THE SWITCH (2000), THE ALIBI (1999),
UNSPEAKABLE (1998) and FAT TUESDAY (1997), all of which have jumped
onto the Times bestseller list in the number one to five
spot. Brown now has over eighty million copies of her books in
print worldwide, and her work has been translated into thirty-four
From Our Editors
This masterful story by best-selling author
is about murder, passion and deceit. In The Alibi, lawyer
Hammond Cross feels confused when he spends a night with a woman -
and she disappears. Afterward, while prosecuting a murder case,
Cross has to come to terms with a moral dilemma when he finds out
that his one-night stand is also the main suspect in the crime.
This contemporary thriller about the drawbacks of falling in love
at first sight hit just about every best-seller list.
"MURDER, DECEIT, AND PASSION PERCOLATE IN THIS THRILLER". -- People