The Silent Girl

Tess Gerritsen, read by Tanya Eby. Brilliance Audio, unabridged, nine CDs, 10 hrs., $36.99 ISBN 978-1-4233-9211-8
In this ninth entry in the Rizzoli and Isles series, fiery Boston homicide detective Jane Rizzoli probes the mystery of a gruesome murder in Chinatown while cool forensic pathologist Maura Isles copes with the consequences of testifying against a violent cop. Tanya Eby—who narrated the previous volume in the series—deftly captures the socioeconomic and emotional differences that distinguish this odd couple. Her Rizzoli is properly blue collar, with a hard Boston accent, while Isles’s speech is thoughtful and just aloof enough to suggest an upper-middle-class upbringing. Additionally, Eby provides appropriate voices to gruff lawmen, Irish mobsters, and even several citizens of Chinatown without stumbling into ethnic parody. Perhaps more importantly, she knows how to wring every last drop of suspense out of a tense situation, which this crisp thriller provides in abundance. Eby’s excellent interpretation of Gerritsen’s well-crafted tale makes for a thoroughly entertaining package. A Ballantine Books hardcover. (July)
Reviewed on: 08/29/2011
Release date: 07/01/2011
Show other formats
FORMATS
Paperback - 448 pages - 978-0-553-82563-3
Paperback - 446 pages - 978-0-553-82094-2
MP3 CD - 978-1-4915-4493-8
MP3 CD - 978-1-4233-9214-9
MP3 CD - 978-1-4233-9213-2
Compact Disc - 978-1-4233-9243-9
Compact Disc - 978-1-4233-9212-5
Hardcover - 318 pages - 978-0-345-51550-6
Compact Disc - 978-1-4233-9244-6
Compact Disc - 978-1-4558-9796-4
Compact Disc - 978-1-4558-9795-7
MP3 CD - 978-1-4558-9797-1
Mass Market Paperbound - 464 pages
Open Ebook - 448 pages - 978-1-4090-3021-8
Pre-Recorded Audio Player - 978-1-4558-2269-0
Hardcover - 431 pages - 978-1-61173-130-9
Ebook - 315 pages - 978-0-345-52660-1
Paperback - 978-0-593-06325-5
Hardcover - 318 pages - 978-0-593-06324-8
X
Stay ahead with
Tip Sheet!
Free newsletter: the hottest new books, features and more
X
Only $18.95/month for Digital Access
or $20.95 for Print+Digital Access!
X
Only $18.95/month for Digital Access
or $20.95 for Print+Digital Access!
X
Email Address

Password

Log In Lost Password

PW has integrated its print and digital subscriptions, offering exciting new benefits to subscribers, who are now entitled to both the print edition and the digital editions of PW (online or via our app). For instructions on how to set up your accout for digital access, click here. For more information, click here.

The part of the site you are trying to access is now available to subscribers only. Subscribers: to set up your digital subscription with the new system (if you have not done so already), click here. To subscribe, click here.

Email pw@pubservice.com with questions.

Not Registered? Click here.