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The Deadline

The second gripping mystery by the bestselling author of The Perfect Couple and Am I Guilty? (The Cora Baxter Mysteries)
  • Author
    • Jackie Kabler
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Cora Baxter is facing the most important deadline of her career . . .

The second book in the much-loved Cora Baxter Mysteries series, from the acclaimed broadcaster, USA Today bestseller and bestselling author of The Perfect Couple and Am I Guilty?

When investigative journalist Cora Baxter is awoken in the middle of the night and called to the scene of a murder, she's devastated to discover the victim is someone she knows.

And very quickly, things go from bad to worse when the investigation team - reluctantly led by Cora's boyfriend DCI Adam Bradberry - charge Cora's best friend and colleague, Samantha Tindall, with the murder.

Convinced of her friend's innocence, Cora and her camera crew find themselves following a trail of clues that leads them all the way to New York. But with only weeks to go until the trial, time is of the essence. Can Cora track down the truth in time to secure Samantha's freedom? Or is it already too late?

Readers LOVE Jackie Kabler's Cora Baxter mysteries:

'Grabs hold of you and wont let you go' Amazon review *****

'I could not put the book down and sat up one night to read the ending' Amazon review *****

'My only problem with this book was that it had an ending' Goodreads Review *****

'I could have continued reading forever' Goodreads Review *****

'This book is just fabulous and worthy of ALL THE STARS from me!! I can't recommend the Cora Baxter series highly enough!' Goodreads Review *****

'I completely adored Kabler's style and already can't wait to read more from Jackie' Goodreads Review *****
  • Published: Oct 20 2016
  • Pages: 244
  • 198 x 128mm
  • ISBN: 9781783758111
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Press Reviews

  • Sunday Times bestselling author C. L. Taylor

    Praise for Jackie Kabler: 'An intriguing and gripping psychological thriller that keeps you guessing as you frantically turn the pages
  • Alex Lake, bestselling author of Seven Days

    This is a psychological thriller that has everything: intrigue, mystery and constant twists and turns. I couldn't put it down!
  • Kate Riordan, author of The Heatwave

    There is no let-up in this twisty-turny thriller . . . just when you think you've cracked its secrets, your expectations are upended again
  • Lorraine Kelly

    A proper page-turning thriller. I couldn't put it down!