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3.76 out of 53.76 out of 53.76 out of 53.76 out of 53.76 out of 5 3.76 (0 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: Linda Fairstein Narrator: Allison Janney Publisher: Simon & Schuster Audio Format: Abridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Related: The Alexandra Cooper Series Release Date:
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Alexandra Cooper has seen many murder victims, but few more disturbing than the silk-clad body of a woman pulled from the waters at Manhattan's northern tip. Alex races against the clock and hopes for a "cold hit" -- a DNA match that would reveal the identity of the murderer by linking the crime to someone already in the police database. But as the case pulls her into the exclusive world of East side auction houses, Alex discovers she may be marked as an expendable commodity in a chilling and deadly scheme... Download and start listening now!

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Quotes & Awards

  • “A skillfully executed plot, by a crime novelist whose powerful characters are drawn from her real-life expertise. Absorbing, intricately woven—bring on the next.” 

    Patricia Cornwell, New York Times bestselling author

  • Cold Hit is a sure hit! Linda Fairstein writes tough, beautiful prose about a world she knows firsthand. Cold Hit moves from crime scene to police headquarters to courtroom with a deftness only a true insider can manage.

    Lisa Scottoline, bestselling author

  • “Fans of the assistant D.A.'s previous adventures will be mightily pleased with this one.

    Publishers Weekly

  • “Fascinating and fast-paced.”

    Library Journal

Listener Opinions

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 by Pamela | 2/20/2014

    " Slow go but I enjoy the author. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by Paulette Ponte | 2/18/2014

    " Good read about the corrupted world of art collectors. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 by Karen | 2/12/2014

    " This was okay but not up to Fairstein's earlier books. I enjoyed reading about the underside of the art world, but there were too many threads that the author was trying to keep up in the air, and it made for confusing reading. For example, Mercer, one of the cop protagonists, got shot badly...and quite a bit of time and writing was spent on him. But at the end of the book, no attention was paid to his condition... "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by Samantha | 2/6/2014

    " This is the first book by Ms. Fairstein that I've read. It was enjoyable. I especially enjoyed the art history in the books. I'm not into art that much so it was fascinating to me. It was something different for me. I did however like the mystery itself. Author had some good plot twists in there. I liked the characters interplay with each other and how you could see their bonds. I think I made the mistake of reading the third book first however. They speak of other cases which I'm assuming are in the first books. I plan on picking those up soon. It's not early Cornwell or Sandford but I would still highly recommend this book to others looking for a murder mystery. "

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