Liad Shoham is Israel's leading crime writer and a practicing attorney with degrees from Jerusalem's Hebrew University and the London School of Economics. All his crime novels have been critically acclaimed bestsellers. He lives in Tel Aviv with his wife and two children.
"A taut, engaging...murder mystery....Well-plotted....A treat for mystery fans who enjoy variety in their whodunit settings-or who simply savor a good yarn."--Kirkus Reviews
"Shoham's second book, following the excellent Lineup...profits from the strong sense of foreboding that runs throughout the tale."--Booklist
"Liad Shoham's latest book, Asylum City, has a riveting plot that involves a mystery based around social issues.... A fast-paced and riveting novel that is more than just a crime story. It is a gripping thriller with engaging characters and an informative storyline."--Crimespree Magazine
"An amazing thriller.... Extremely well-written, this plot is one that will stay in the memory for a good, long time to come."--Suspense Magazine
"Liad Shoham takes no prisoners in Asylum City."--Marilyn Stasio, New York Times Book Review
"Another triumph."--Publishers Weekly (starred review)
"[A] carefully crafted tale of deceit and betrayal."--Library Journal