Deaths of Jocasta
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Deaths of Jocasta


In this long-awaited reprint, Micky Knight had a pleasant evening to look forward to; she was running security at a party of beautiful lesbians and gay men. But a dead body ruins the affair. When more dead women are found, the police target Dr. Cordelia James as the killer - the same Cordelia who broke Micky's heart. As Micky works to expose the killer she tries to keep her heart hidden.

Title:Deaths of Jocasta
Edition Language:English
Format Type:Paperback
Number of Pages:398 pages

    Deaths of Jocasta Reviews

  • Lex Kent
    May 02, 2016

    This was fantastic, even better than the first book. Redmann writes wonderfully, 400 pages flew by and I wish there was 400 more. Mickey is my favorite type of character, flawed but just wants to do t...

  • Stephanie
    Mar 07, 2017

    Loved this one too. We learn a little more about troubled Micky....

  • Kennedy
    Feb 21, 2014

    I am a Mickey Knight fan! What an engaging and not so perfect character you want to believe in and cheer for. I look forward to reading the next book in the series....

  • Lexxi Kitty
    Feb 22, 2017

    Note: those with issues/problems with reading depictions of rape/rape-like/torture/abuse/etc. should not read this book.Sex. Something of the main theme of my review for the first book in this series....

  • Justina
    Feb 02, 2014

    This second 'Micky Knight Mystery' book is really, really good. It is a tremendous follow-up to book one with all the key folks still in the mix and providing more than delightful interludes, expanded...

  • Katy
    Apr 24, 2012

    Book Info: Genre: Detective Reading Level: Adult Disclosure: I received a free copy of book 7 in this series in exchange for an honest review. I purchased the rest of the books in the series myself, s...

  • Gill
    Jun 15, 2009

    This is a sequel to Death By the Riverside. New Orleans PI Micky Knight returns and this time she's caught between the personal and professional when hired by Dr Cordelia James to investigate poison p...

  • Mel
    Sep 25, 2014

    I really enjoyed the first volume in this series but thought this one was quite disappointing in comparison. In the first book the plot was really engaging and reflected a lot on the main character's ...

  • Ruth
    Mar 12, 2012

    C1992: This was a recommendation from Goodreads in the crime genre. It was not quite what I expected and I really should read the synopsis before ordering. At about Page 18, I was going to give up on ...

  • Elaine Burnes
    Jul 14, 2010

    Product description: Micky Knight had a pleasant evening to look forward to; she was running security at a swank party full of beautiful lesbians and gay men. A dead body ruins the affair. When more d...

About J.M. Redmann

J.M. Redmann

Also writes under the pseudonym R. Jean Reid.Jean Marie Redmann is an American novelist best known for her mystery series featuring New Orleans private investigator Micky Knight.Main themes of Redmann's novels are the protagonist's troubled childhood and how it affects her adult life, discrimination based on sexual orientation and alcoholism. Her novels follow the tradition of hardboiled fiction.