Roadside assistance operator Jessie Dancing knows what it’s like to take a life and she’s trying to put that memory behind her. But when the call comes in from real estate tycoon Darren Markson and she thinks she hears him being killed while she’s on the phone with him, she knows that the world of violence and death are never very far away. Jessie travels from Phoenix to her hometown of Tucson to let Markson’s wife hear that last communication from her husband. But according to Emily, he’s very much alive …
Title: Liars Anonymous
Author: Louise Ure, a 1976 graduate of Thunderbird School of Global Management in Glendale, Ariz., lives in San Francisco with her husband.
Excerpt: I got away with murder once, but it doesn’t look like that’s going to happen again. Damn. This time I didn’t do it. Well, not all of it anyway.
Publisher: St. Martin’s Minotaur (April 14, 2009)
Description: Hardcover, 288 pages