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Dirty Martini
Dirty Martini
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Homidice Lieutenant Jack Daniels is in some serious trouble. Her boyfriend wants to get married. Her partner wants to transfer. Her dead father may not be dead after all. And a brilliant sociopath known as the Chemist is poisoning Chicago's food supply, killing hundreds of people. "Konrath's fourth drink-inspired mystery is a particularly potent mix of equal parts mirth and mayhem with a dash of sex and a twist (or two) of plot. His latest should be taken straight, no chaser needed."— Publishers Weekly "Konrath ratchets up the suspense until readers don't dare stop flipping the pages. A solid success for those who like to mix comedy and grit." — Booklist "Mix witty repartee with edge-of-your-chair suspense, over-the-top killing devices, and action that never takes a breather, and you have Konrath's latest white-knuckle thriller. Not to be...
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Homidice Lieutenant Jack Daniels is in some serious trouble. Her boyfriend wants to get married. Her partner wants to transfer. Her dead father may not be dead after all. And a brilliant sociopath known as the Chemist is poisoning Chicago's food supply, killing hundreds of people.

"Konrath's fourth drink-inspired mystery is a particularly potent mix of equal parts mirth and mayhem with a dash of sex and a twist (or two) of plot. His latest should be taken straight, no chaser needed."
— Publishers Weekly

"Konrath ratchets up the suspense until readers don't dare stop flipping the pages. A solid success for those who like to mix comedy and grit."
— Booklist

"Mix witty repartee with edge-of-your-chair suspense, over-the-top killing devices, and action that never takes a breather, and you have Konrath's latest white-knuckle thriller. Not to be missed."
— Library Journal

"Spend some time with Jack and the people in her life; I can promise you won’t regret it.”
— Kay Hooper, author of Sleeping With Fear

"Dirty Martini changed my life. I don't buy food or drinks anymore, and I haven't left my house in months. A scary, fantastic book."
— Greg Swanson, Waldenbooks, Peru, IL

"Dirty Martini is straight-up goodness. One part Evanovich, one part Patterson, a splash of King: JA Konrath goes down smooth."
— Wendy Brault, Barnes & Noble, CT.

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Excerpt available on www.JAKonrath.com.

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About JA

Joe Konrath is the author of the Lt. Jack Daniels series, the latest of which is Fuzzy Navel. His work has been translated into ten languages.

He also edited the hitman anthology These Guns For Hire, and penned the horror novel Afraid under the name Jack Kilborn.

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Published Reviews

Mar.12.2009

Known for cop thrillers, J.A. Konrath (Fuzzy Navel) debuts his Jack Kilborn pseudonym and reveals some serious horror chops in this carnival of carnage. Five government-sponsored “Red-ops” fighters,...