Billy Straight by Jonathan Kellerman

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Published by Ballantine Books .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Modern fiction,
  • Psychological,
  • Fiction - Psychological Suspense,
  • Fiction,
  • Thrillers,
  • Fiction / Thrillers,
  • Mystery & Detective - General

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatMass Market Paperback
Number of Pages448
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9872987M
ISBN 100345413865
ISBN 109780345413864

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Billy Straight book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A resourceful runaway alone in the wilds of Los Angeles, twelve-yea /5. Nov 05,  · Billy Straight is probably the 5th or 6th Kellerman novel I've read and I'd have to say it's not one of my favorites. Overall, I enjoyed it but I thought it was a bit slow.

As I was getting toward the end, I had to fight the temptation to skip to the last page and find out if I /5(). Nov 05,  · I have been a fan of J.

Kellerman's for years, before I began reading eBooks and then stopped for awhile. Past reviews of Billy Straight prompted me to pick up this book, and I fully agreed with the high ratings. The plot did not seem formulaic.

It was interesting, of course had twists and turns, and I became involved with Billy and the detectives/5(). Jan 29,  · Billy Straight was a very likable young boy and wish the story had more to do with him. The killer was predictable.

The book was okay but took a long time to read although it wasn't boring it wasn't a page turner either. Would like to know what became of Billy Straight/5. Billy Straight A resourceful runaway alone in the wilds of Los Angeles, twelve-year-old Billy Straight suddenly witnesses a brutal stabbing in Griffith Park.

Fleeing into the night, Billy cannot shake the horrific memory of the savage violence, nor the pursuit of a cold-blooded killer. For wherever Billy turns—from Hollywood Boulevard to the boardwalks of Venice—he. There are a lot of Jonathan Kellerman's books living on one of my bookshelves and Billy Straight is one of them.

By mistake I bought it also as an audio book, but I wasn't sorry I did after listening. The story comes even more to life and the characters, like in most books by Jonathan Kellerman, are very convincing. Twelve-year-old Billy Straight - precocious, heartbreakingly perceptive, relentlessly moral - has fled the chaos and abuse of his life at home and is fighting to survive on L.A.'s meanest streets.

All alone, Billy has fashioned a precarious existence for himself, using principled tricks to nourish his body and his mind. Buy a cheap copy of Billy Straight book by Jonathan Kellerman. Kellerman isn't just an Edgar Award-winning thriller writer, he's a prominent child psychologist, and it shows in Billy Straight.

The hero is a year-old runaway Free shipping over $/5(5). While Alex Delaware, his psychologist-sleuth (The Clinic,etc.), is out on a one-book hiatus, Kellerman produces his best work yet.

Young Billy Straight, fleeing domestic non-tranquility—his mom's a drunk, her boyfriend's a sadist—happens on a woman being stabbed to death. It traumatizes him, of course—not only the brutality of it, but its way of placing on his thin shoulders one.

Billy Straight sees Lisa Ramsey get stabbed at Griffith Park and sees the licencse plate of the guy who did it;PLYR.

Petra Conner is a cop who must search for who did it and at the same time try to protect 12 year-old Billy Straight. Sam Ganzer hides Billy in his house.

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