Revenge is a lunch best eaten cold. Justice can be had, though rarely in courtrooms --- and as for the afterlife, who knows? Let patience rule, let the clock tick and something, somewhere will present itself. Revenge and justice are the driving themes behind THE BEST REVENGE by Stephen White.
White is not afraid to take chances. He has a wonderfully conceived character, Dr. Alan Gregory, a great supporting cast consisting of Lauren Gregory --- Alan's wife and assistant Boulder County, Colorado D.A.--- and Sam Purdy, Alan's unlikely but believable best friend and Boulder County Police detective. White, however, does not present these characters in THE BEST REVEN