Shelfari edited the description of From Manhattan with Revenge (The Fifth Avenue Series) Thursday, September 13, 2012.
Stephen King: "Put me down as an enthusiastic Christopher Smith fan. Smith is a cultural genius." Description : Carmen Gragera is a gifted international assassin. So was her lover, Alex Williams, before he was savagely murdered by a powerful syndicate who considered each end-of-cycle. Carmen escaped their wrath while within her, with Alex dead, her own wrath grew. Now, through unusual means, she's seeking her revenge against the syndicate for Alex's death. Assisting her is an eccentric, Park Avenue-based seasonings heiress and a 103-year-old former psychiatrist whose contacts run deep. Also joining her is fellow assassin Vincent Spocatti, with whom Carmen has worked before, and for whom she has the utmost respect. But is the respect mutual? In "From Manhattan with Revenge," where there are so many twists, they eventually form a noose that whip around Carmen's neck, revenge comes at a cost higher than she ever anticipated. From the #1 International Best-Selling author of "Fifth Avenue," "Running of the Bulls," "From Manhattan with Love," "A Rush to Violence" and "The Bullied Series," "From Manhattan with Revenge" is a tense, full-length thriller that features Christopher Smith at his page-turning best.