By Eric Tipton,Susanna Rosenblum
When Amanda Cooper steps foot out of penal complex, she’s decided to by no means return. years in the back of bars skill she’s ignored her daughter, Taylor, becoming undefined, and he or she doesn’t are looking to lose one other second together with her. yet as a convicted con artist, Amanda has few concepts for buying out of la and securing her dream existence: predictable, dull, and bordered via a white wooden fence. the difficulty is Amanda’s no longer the single one with a con. At each step of how, somebody is attempting to drag her again into the game.
In her first try and cross instantly, Amanda takes a lifeless finish retail task. yet she quickly discovers that her boss, Russ, is stealing from his employers by way of the truckload—and wishes Amanda in on his crooked plan. Then Amanda will get roped in by way of FBI Agent Stevens, who unearths one other startling fact: Amanda’s mother, Joyce, and her lover, Bruce, are keen on a scheme that smuggles army fingers to a cartel. If Amanda can get the FBI agent the knowledge he wishes, Joyce gets off scot-free…but if she doesn’t, they’ll all visit the cooler.
As Amanda maneuvers and manipulates her manner in the direction of a few semblance of freedom, she will be able to purely win the sport via altering the principles. yet alongside the best way she takes her eyes off the prize: Taylor. Given her relations historical past, Taylor can’t aid yet get into her personal model of difficulty. simply as Amanda’s new existence is close by, she realizes that her ultimate gamble may possibly suggest wasting everything.
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Beautiful Criminals: A Novel by Eric Tipton,Susanna Rosenblum