"Grabs you by the throat and doesn't let go till the end."
--Linda Fairstein, "New York Times "bestselling author
"[A] razor sharp mystery debut... Davidson offers a great portrait of sisterly love, despite a dysfunctional past, as well as a highly satisfying mystery."
""A tale of nonstop action with a nice final twist."
""An intriguing psychological mystery with a fully drawn protagonist who is surrounded by real characters who either care for her or who want her to fit their idea of who she should be. Readers will eagerly await Davidson's next book."
""A sharp debut. Smart, dark, and complex, this mystery will keep you turning pages deep into the night. Ms. Davidson's talent is toe-to-toe with the great Laura Lippman. My favorite new voice in crime fiction."
--Allison Glasgow Robinson, "Thuglit
""Sinking us into the noir New York of Sara Gran and Charlie Huston, "The Damage Done" delivers on all counts, offering both slow-burn suspense and creeping pathos. A rich, haunting debut."
--Megan Abbott, Edgar Award-winning author of "Bury Me Deep
""Likeable characters, a good puzzle and an excellent sense of place. Hilary Davidson is one to watch."
--Margaret Cannon, "The Globe & Mail
""Think Hitchcock writing for the hip Manhattan set. If Tess Gerritsen and Laura Lippman collaborated, you'd get a novel as fine as this. Startling and original."
--Ken Bruen, award-winning author of "London Boulevard
""One of the best debuts I've read in years"
--Jon Jordan, "Crimespree" Magazine
"A polished, nuanced thriller driven by sharply drawn characters and haunted by betrayal and loss. Hilary Davidson's smart, worldly heroine confronts her own past as well as smooth villains and untrustworthy friends in an accomplished work that brilliantly balances the demands of tightly plotted noir with a compassionate exploration of family secrets andnshow more