Book Reviews of The Mourning Sexton

The Mourning Sexton
The Mourning Sexton
Author: Michael Baron
ISBN-13: 9780515141467
ISBN-10: 0515141461
Publication Date: 2/28/2006
Pages: 416
Edition: Reprint
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.

3.7 stars, based on 9 ratings
Publisher: Jove
Book Type: Paperback
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Attorney David Hirsch was the managing partner of a prestigious law firm when he was convicted of embezzlement and sentenced to federal prison. Seven years later, he's eager to rebuild a shattered career. He gets his chance when an elderly member of synagogue asks him to investigate his daughter's death. But a simple product liability lawsuit reveals something more sinister-a far-reaching conspiracy of corruption and cold-blooded murder pulling Hirsch into a dangerous battle of wits that could mean absolute downfall or total redemption. A really good book.
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Nicely wrapped-up mystery with good depth from the Jewish culture/faith core, but the second half (before the wrapup) becomes unbelievable and a bit too big-screen-ambitious.