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Turns out Heiress Consuelo Vanderbilt was a prominent suffragette and an all-around awesome woman — who, despite being forced to marry the Duke of Marlborough, fought for independence her whole life. The basis for the 1992 movie adaptation starring Jeremy Irons and Juliette Binoche, Damage is a masterful psychological thriller that will make your blood run hot and cold. But then, she says, the status quo would return. In October 2017, as Fairstein searched for the right topic for the 20th entry in her series featuring Manhattan prosecutor Alexandra Cooper, she considered whether she wanted to base a milestone book on what might have proved to have been a short-lived moment in the news cycle. Their target seems to be the mystery man and everyone—including Joe, Nate, and others—who is associated with him. They are also very ruthless as well. Allie has been haunted for two decades by what she and the others did, and by the fact that she never told a soul.
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