She's smart, beautiful, and she doesn't need a man to look after her. But sports agent Myron Bolitar has come into her life big time.
Now Myron's next move may be his last Brenda Slaughter is no damsel in distress. Myron Bolitar is no bodyguard.
But Myron has agreed to protect the bright, strong, beautiful basketball star. And he's about to find out if he's man enough to unravel the tragic riddle of her life.
Twenty years before, Brenda's mother deserted her. And just as Brenda is making it to the top of the women's pro basketball world, her father disappears too. A big-time New York sports agent with a foundering love life, Myron has a professional interest in Brenda. Then a personal one. But between them isn't just the difference in their backgrounds or the color of their skin. Between them is a chasm of corruption and lies, a vicious young mafioso on the make, and one secret that some people are dying to keep and others are killing to protect...
About The Author
In his mysteries -- many of which star sports agent Myron Bolitar -- Harlan Coben leavens the intrigue with a surprise ingredient: humor. The result: books as fun to read as they are to solve, with distinct and colorful characters the reader is always happy to visit with, again and again.
"A slam dunk ... You race to turn the pages ... both suspenseful and often surprisingly funny."--"People"
"A winner."--"Orlando Sentinel"
"Fast-paced ... layered with both tenderness and fun ... Coben [is] a gifted storyteller."--"Denver Post"
"Myron Bolitar is one of the most engaging heroes in mystery fiction. One False Move is a blast from start to finish."--Dennis Lehane
"Must reading . . . combines Chandler's wry wit with Ross MacDonald's moral complexity."--"Philadelphia Enquirer
Series: Myron Bolitar Mysteries (Paperback)
Number Of Pages: 383
Published: 25th August 2009
Publisher: DELL PUB
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 19.86 x 16.51 x 2.36
Weight (kg): 0.22