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Publisher's Summary

Snap. Upload. Ruin a reputation.

In this pause-resisting short story from international bestselling author Jeffery Deaver, senior detective Jon Avery inherits a deeply troubling case. At an off-campus party, university professor Rose Taylor is drugged, undressed, and photographed on a burner phone. In seconds her humiliation is uploaded, and millions of JPEGs are zipping like immortal wasps through the internet. But why would someone target her? She has no vengeful exes or rival academics, no stalkers or unhinged students. Jon Avery, the sharpest, most experienced investigator in the sheriff’s office, is determined to find out who’s behind this horrific invasion of privacy. But soon he runs into a wall of silence at Preston College - an academic mecca whose reputation one doesn’t dare tarnish. The message is clear: if he pursues the case, he’ll pay for it.

©2018 Jeffery Deaver (P)2018 Brilliance Publishing, Inc., all rights reserved.

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A detective who didn’t give up

A novella that shows just how modern technology can be damaging to one’s life. It was quick and well done. Narration was absolutely perfect. I am on the lookout for more books with narrator Scott Merriman. Recommended.

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Unexpected and satisfying

It seemed like it should be a pretty straightforward story. There were some twists that were unexpected. The ending was something I never thought of.

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good

always a twist and turn when trying to solve another case. these two are quit the pair!!!

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fun

Good pace, good characters, good solve. I only wish it had been longer. Will look for more by Jeffrey Deaver.

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Unique Detective Story

Title: The Victims' Club
Author: Jeffrey Deaver
Format: Audio
Narrator: Scott Merriman
Genre: Mystery (Detective)
Standalone: Yes
Part of a Series: Book 3 in the Jeffrey Deaver Short Stories
POV: Detective Avery
Steam Level: None
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The Victims' Club is a great detective short story that held my interest until the end. We follow Detective Avery is his search to solve a crime. I liked the ending and it's uniqueness.

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Not for me

Not a bad little story but I did not care for presentation. The attempt at ‘acting was so distracting I couldn’t concentrate on story.

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No One Can Join the Victims Club

Hey, are you a Capone or something? No one needs the bite to assess how big the bark was when it didn't happen to you, either. The Victims Club was a fast caper!

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I love all of Jeffrey Deaver's books

I enjoy everything by this author. He never ceases to surprise me at the end

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did not care for the narrator this time. why did he alter his official detective voice?

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Okay Story

First off I would like to say that I am a huge Jeffery Deaver fan, but not so much with this story, I just could not get all the way into it. Scott Merriman also did an okay job with the narration.

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  • 01-02-22

Really Enjoyed this Story

I am a massive jeffery Deaver fan and really enjoyed this we narrated story.

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  • Lillian Jardim
  • 11-01-21

Jeffery Deaver is the master

There are authors who are always brlliant. I loved this short story, it's perfect.

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  • Diane
  • 02-23-19

Jeffrey Deaver at his delightful best

Here is another policing story with all the twists & trns and assorted characters very relevant University students & familiar flaws in occasional Staff Members and/ misfit students... This is an notable read BUT far too short having expected one of the authors full length Policing Mysteries!