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A Well-Known Secret

(2002)
(The second book in the Terry Orr series)
A novel by

 
 
Hailed by both the Chicago Tribune and the Detroit Free Press as one of the best mysteries of 2001, Closing Time firmly established Jim Fusilli as a writer to watch and introduced readers to Terry Orr, his precocious daughter, Bella, and what The New York Times called "the vital citizens of Fusilli's gorgeous nightmare of a city." In A Well-Known Secret, Terry's life is turned upside down while the city around him reels.

Terry's latest case concerns Sonia Salgado, recently released after thirty years in prison for the robbery and murder of diamond dealer Asher Glatzer. When Terry discovers her battered body in an East Village halfway house, the ensuing investigation leads him back to the brutal city of the seventies, where seeds of corruption were first sown. Terry is soon at odds with an influential cop harboring family secrets; a smooth-talking Hispanic civic leader; and Julie Giada, the angel in the DA's office. At the same time, Terry tries to do right by daughter Bella while grappling with the memories of his lost wife and son and a forever-changed New York City.

An "imaginative, daring writer" (Publishers Weekly), Fusilli delivers another beautifully moody and atmospheric winner.

Genre: Mystery

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Hardback Editions

2003 : USA Hardback

Title: A Well-Known Secret [Large Print]
Author(s): Jim Fusilli
ISBN: 1-4025-7196-8 / 978-1-4025-7196-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated
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October 2002 : USA Hardback
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Title: A Well-Known Secret
Author(s): Jim Fusilli
ISBN: 0-399-14931-7 / 978-0-399-14931-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Putnam Adult
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Paperback Editions

September 2003 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: A Well-Known Secret
Author(s): Jim Fusilli
ISBN: 0-425-19280-6 / 978-0-425-19280-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Berkley
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Audio Editions

May 2016 : USA MP3 CD
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Title: Well-Known Secret, A (Terry Orr)
Author(s): Jim Fusilli
ISBN: 1-5226-0174-0 / 978-1-5226-0174-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Audible Studios on Brilliance Audio
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October 2012 : USA Audio edition
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Title: A Well-Known Secret: Terry Orr, Book 2
Author(s): Jim Fusilli
Publisher: Audible Studios
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October 2012 : Australia Audio edition
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Title: A Well-Known Secret: Terry Orr, Book 2
Author(s): Jim Fusilli
Publisher: Audible Studios
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October 2012 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: A Well-Known Secret: Terry Orr, Book 2
Author(s): Jim Fusilli
Publisher: Audible Studios
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October 2012 : UK Audio edition
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Title: A Well-Known Secret: Terry Orr, Book 2
Author(s): Jim Fusilli
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Kindle Editions

October 2018 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: A Well-Known Secret (The Terry Orr Mysteries Book 2)
Author(s): Jim Fusilli
Publisher: Open Road Media Mystery & Thriller
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