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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Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. In this fine novel which was nominated for the Anthony Award for the Best First Mystery Novel, a preditor stalks and rapes law student Chole Larson and escapes. Retributiin for the Kindle MatchBook icon on print and Kindle book detail pages of qualifying books.

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The Best Books of She knows what he’s capable of. I really enjoyed this book. The dialogue is crisp and never awkward and the plot moves along at a very fast pace for the book’s entire pages. The writing is note worthy.

Er hat keine Spur am Tatort hinterlassen und die Ermittlungen werden bald eingestellt. Learn how and when to remove these template messages. The book tells the story of a lead prosecutor in a grisly murder case in which the suspect just happens to be the man who raped her 12 years earlier.


Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. If you like to feel spooked, read this book now. I actually read this book years ago in hardback but when I saw the three in the series at a special price a few days ago, I bought all three so I would know what was going on. Blond, beautiful law student Chloe Larson is looking forward to a great future with successful New York businessman Michael Decker. Published November 2nd by Penguin Group first published You might want to do the same. Townsend is a first rate protagonist, sympathetic yet strong in her resolve.

I for one can’t take that any more than I can watch a slasher movie Judging from the other reviews it looks like I’m the only one who did not enjoy this book. There’s an element of vigilantism here, but it works well within the storyline.

Retributiona legal thrilleris the first novel by Jilliane Hoffman. Hoffman comes on to the scene with a vengeance in her debut novel. Any writer that uses the term “panty creaming good looks” ought to be disbarred from writing. Should she do the right Psychological Thriller that I really enjoyed.

I will not say that for Retribution, but I did read it quickly. Showing of reviews.


View all 4 comments. I got my copy of Retribution in the mail, and started paging through it about half an hour later.

Hoffman began her professional career as an Assistant State Attorney prosecuting felonies in Florida from to with special assignments to the Domestic Violence and the Legal Extradition Units.


One night, she is brutally tortured and raped by a man who, horrifyingly, knows so many intimate details about her. Pretty Little Things C. And how will keeping all the necessary secrets affect Townsend’s life, and the lives of those around her, especially in a case where everyone knows the hoffmab will be digging so far into it that someone’s bound to hoftman something up? Books by Jilliane Hoffman.

As far as I am concerned, there is retribktion more creepy than a rapist in a latex clown mask. A suspiciously lucky break nets serial killer suspect William Bantling, and C. Like I said, the author needs to see someone.

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

After all these years she still has the nightmares to prove it. I have not read this author before I was very satisfied with the read. It is, however, a deeply emotional story, one where the characters are so vividly drawn that you can understand why they do what they do and maybe even cheer them on. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life.