PI Tess Monaghan knows and loves every inch of her native Baltimore. It's a quirky city where baseball reigns, but lately homicide seems to be the second most popular sport. Business tycoon Wink Wynkowski is trying to change all that by bringing pro basketball to town until a devastating expose appears in the "Baltimore Beacon Light." The newspaper's editors thought they d killed the piece. Instead, the piece killed Wink, who's found dead in his garage. Tess is hired to find the unknown hacker who planted the lethal story.
About the Author
Laura Lippman: Laura Lippman was a "Baltimore Sun" reporter for twelve years. Her novels have been awarded every major prize in crime fiction. She first-ever recipient of the Mayor's Prize for Literary Excellence.
Deborah Hazlett: Deborah Hazlett's recent theatrical work includes "Macbeth, Taming of the Shrew," and "Henry IV" Parts I and II at the Shakespeare Theatre in Washington, D.C. Deborah's most recent audio work includes "The Writer in the Garden, The Return to Macomb: Harper Lee," and "To Kill a Mockingbird" for National Public Radio's "Weekend Edition."