Editorial Reviews. From Publishers Weekly. With this graphic serial killer/ courtroom thriller, Retribution (C.J. Townsend Thriller Book 1) by [Hoffman, Jilliane]. Retribution, a legal thriller, is the first novel by Jilliane Hoffman. After being published in January it became a top-three bestseller in the USA and top. Editions. Retribution. eBook Retribution . Jilliane Hoffman · Paperback · Ebook. View more editions. Buy from Buy from – arrow icon.

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Any writer that uses the term “panty creaming good looks” ought to be disbarred from writing. Townsend who is a district attorney in the state of Florida. Reading that someone “could not but it down” has almost become useless for me.

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The characters seemed realistic and the plot twisted all over the place. I am not clutching at my pearls, it was just so egregiously shocking and in very poor taste. Open Preview See a Problem? Some jilliiane are best summed up with the same “what if? Trivia About Retribution C. She gives us a well-drawn and engaging cast of characters, a fabulous plot, and almost perfect pacing.


Does the end justify the means?

Retribution (C.J. Townsend, book 1) by Jilliane Hoffman

Jan I’m going to try this simply because it’s read by a voice I like – plan to skip over the rape business. When Bantling stands up in court and speaks, C. Read more Read less. Linda Fairstein whose own novel, The Killsgoes head to head with this one in January broke the ground and set the standard for this subgenre, and Hoffman fits right in and ups the ante with an original premise and more-graphic-than-usual violence.

As the brutal attack takes place in her flat, he makes it abundantly clear that he knows everything about her — even down to her nickname. There’s an element of vigilantism here, but it works well within the storyline.

But, scary without getting too graphic. The author explained the different aspects of trial and law, but kept it short Twelve years earlier while studying in New York she was Judging from the other reviews it looks like I’m the only one who did not enjoy this book.


Jan 26, Emily rated it liked it Shelves: I recommend this to those who are NOT faint of heart!!!! Sep 04, Susan rated it really liked it Shelves: Learn more about Amazon Giveaway.


The aforementioned twists are superb; this is one scary courtroom thriller. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Dadurch wird auch super auf Probleme eingegangen, die ich bei anderen Thrillern, die sich mehr auf die Ermittlung konzentrieren, teilweise vermisse. Everyone should be able to express themselves jiilliane without being shamed for it.

Learn how and when to remove these template messages. Twelve years later she’s dyed her hair mousy brown and become unassuming, hardworking C.

Customers who bought this item also bought. Townsend is a brilliant prosecutor known for keeping her cool even when trying the most horrific cases. Plea of Insanity Jilliane Hoffman. Jiliane Inspire Digital Educational Resources. Mar 18, Wendy rated it it was amazing Shelves: I will be getting the others in this series just to see how the characters and relationships develop.

Such is the premise of Retribution.

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Retribution, by Jilliane Hoffman. Die Beschreibung der Folterungen grenzt ans Pornographische. And then, I realised that C.