By R. J. Ellory
The award-winning CIA mystery via "a uniquely talented, passionate, and robust author" (Alan Furst).
R. J. Ellory's most modern paperback is his such a lot well timed, menacing serial killer novel but, and a Publishers Weekly top booklet of the Year.. As in his globally acclaimed A Quiet trust in Angels, it's a gorgeous paintings of suspense sure to hold the reader wide awake at evening. Set in Washington, embroiled in elections, it follows Detective Robert Miller as he's assigned to an unsettling homicide case. He reveals a significant difficulty: the sufferers don't formally exist. Their own information don't sign in on any identified platforms. And as Miller reveals ever extra annoying proof, he starts off to stand truths in regards to the corrupt international he lives in --truths to date faraway from his personal truth that he starts to worry for his life.
As CrimeSquad defined it, "this is a booklet with every little thing fan of contemporary secret fiction may well wish for: a labyrinthine plot, insufferable stress, controversy, and a social conscience."
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