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Y is for yesterday By Sue Grafton Y is for yesterday b Of New York Times bestselling author Sue Grafton NPR s Maureen Corrigan said Makes me wish there were than letters With only one letter left Grafton s many devoted readers will share that se

  • Title: Y is for yesterday
  • Author: Sue Grafton
  • ISBN: 1447260236
  • Page: 377
  • Format: broch
  • Y is for yesterday By Sue Grafton b Of 1 New York Times bestselling author Sue Grafton, NPR s Maureen Corrigan said, Makes me wish there were than 26 letters With only one letter left, Grafton s many devoted readers will share that sentiment.The darkest and most disturbing case report from the files of Kinsey Millhone, Y is for Yesterday begins in 1979, when four teenage boys from an elite private school sexually assault a fourteen year old classmateand film the attack Not long after, the tape goes missing and the suspected thief, a fellow classmate, is murdered In the investigation that follows, one boy turns states evidence and two of his peers are convicted But the ringleader escapes without a trace Now, its 1989 and one of the perpetrators, Fritz McCabe, has been released from prison Moody, unrepentant, and angry, he is a virtual prisoner of his ever watchful parentsuntil a copy of the missing tape arrives with a ransom demand Thats when the McCabes call Kinsey Millhone for help As she is drawn into their family drama, she keeps a watchful eye on Fritz But hes not the only one being haunted by the past A vicious sociopath with a grudge against Millhone may be leaving traces of himself for her to find
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    1. Mary Suzanne Glespen on said:

      I really enjoyed this story The characters were darker and complicated than her earlier ones There was a nice twist at the end I hope Ms Grafton has plans to continue the series after Z.

    2. aurore on said:

      Just brillant Three stories followed in parallel that get us into a unberable suspens Looking forward 2019 for the end

    3. Amanda on said:

      Note there are SPOILERS AHEAD Spoiler space left for those who don t want to read them Exit now It s hard for me to rate this book because I ve been one of fictional Kinsey Millhone s fans since 1982 I ve eagerly awaited every single alphabet book featuring Kinsey to this day, and it s heartbreaking to realize there s only one , most likely dealing with the letter Z.The reason it s hard for me to rate the book lower than 5 stars is because of the subject matter and the way it s handled by the au [...]

    4. Lan the Answer Man on said:

      I have long been a Sue Grafton fan and have read all of the books in the Kinsey Millhone series.Nearing her late 70s, Sue Grafton remains a master of the private eye genre Y Is for Yesterday, however, is disappointing.The subject matter is indeed dark and disturbing, involving an amateur porno tape and a high school murder Worse, few if any of the characters are appealing Even some of the old Millhone characters, like her landlord Henry, Rosie and the homeless Pearl, don t do much to relieve the [...]

    5. SherriLee on said:

      I feel like this book was totally unedited and anachronisms abounded First, we have a group of teens, in 1979, who all own VCRs, video cameras, computers and one even has video editing software on his computer While the first is justly remotely possible, the others aren t Kinsey, in 1989, references found footage, hand held type movies which weren t around yet and molded plastic lawn chairs before they were in use There are many and it drove me crazy Plus, Kinsey receives the same information s [...]

    6. Lee Wall on said:

      I had been sad that this series is ending, but after reading this book I feel like it s time for it to go I ve read all the others and was looking forward to the latest installment I did not, however, enjoy this book It was dreary and repetitious The flashback chapters added nothing and I was particularly unhappy that Sue Grafton chose to repeat over and over the graphic content of a tape of sexual abuse Every time a new person views the tape it gets described, in addition to detailing the actua [...]

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