The former mayor gingerly approaches Frank after Jamie arrested his spoiled-rotten brat daughter, by the book, for drug possession and gross disrespect, which continues even in court. While Henry attends the funeral of his Hassidic friend, the New York grand rabbi, his junior son and designated successor is fatally stabbed just outdoors. Thus the firstborn, traditional successor becomes grand rabbi and prime suspect, or his bodyguard. Investigating, Danny and ex-Hassidic fellow detective Wolf Landsman find further possible motives in the rabbinical family's secret love life and consider further strong-armed acolytes opportunities.
Did You Know?
The continued behaviors against women and non-Jews do not represent most Jews or even most Chasidic Jews. This story is about a very small fringe sect. See more
Danny says something about the men being in a sauna. They're actually in a Steam room. (Steam rooms are wet, and tiled. Saunas are dry and usually cedar, or other hardwood.) See more
I never eat anything with the word 'crap' in it.
Written by Rob Simonsen See more