The Face of Deception

The Face of Deception

A Novel

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The forensic sculptor, Eve Duncan, is hired to rebuild the face of a corpse, discovering in the process on a political conspiracy in Washington. The president has been killed and a double has been put in his place. By the author of And Then You Die.
Publisher: ©1998
Edition: Bantam Books Trade Paperback edition
Copyright Date: New York :, Bantam Books Trade Paperback,, 2012
ISBN: 9780345536457
Branch Call Number: FIC Johan
Characteristics: 446 pages ; 21 cm


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Reminds me of that old saying, 'if all you've got is a hammer, all problems begin to resemble nails to you.' why this author feels she needs to repeat her point over and over, escapes me, except--I guess- that is how some authors are taught to write bestsellers. Seems rather insulting to her readers, however. Well. . . .maybe not to all the readers.. . .Ahem!

Jan 17, 2014

There is nothing wrong with the plot in this book, but the development of the main character leaves a lot to be desired. The author uses repetition of the same lines, situations, interactions, etc. to drive home the idea that the main character is a strong woman with a mind of her own who has fought against extreme odds. It really gets irritating after the third or fourth time in a span of 20 pages

loonylovesgood Dec 05, 2011

Good thriller, looking forward to reading the whole series.The dialogue was a bit drawn out and repetitive at times, but the story was good.

Jun 21, 2011

One of the good Eve Duncan books, enjoy everyone. You will love it.


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Aug 01, 2017

I really loved this book and can't wait to read the rest of the series. I had a very hard time putting down the book. It was a real page turner. It was quite a mature read for me though.

FavouriteFiction Oct 31, 2009

Eve Duncan is a forensic sculptor. She is able to reconstruct the appearance from the skulls of the murdered. When she accepts a job from a billionaire magnate she finds her life in danger.

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