Chasing Darkness (Elvis Cole)

Chasing Darkness (Elvis Cole)

Robert Crais

Elvis Cole is Back--In a determined struggle to transparent his Name...

it really is hearth season, and the hills of l. a. are burning. while police and hearth division team of workers rush door to door in a frenzied evacuation attempt, they observe the week-old corpse of an obvious suicide. however the gunshot sufferer is much less grotesque than what they locate in his lap: a photograph album of 7 brutally murdered younger women -- one according to yr, for seven years. And whilst the suicide sufferer is pointed out as a former suspect in a single of the murders, the inside track turns Elvis Cole's global the wrong way up.

3 years prior Lionel Byrd was once delivered to trial for the homicide of a feminine prostitute named Yvonne Bennett. A taped confession coerced by way of the police encouraged a well-known protection legal professional to take Byrd's case, and Elvis Cole used to be employed to enquire. It used to be Cole's eleventh-hour discovery of an exculpatory videotape that allowed Lionel Byrd to stroll loose. Elvis used to be hailed as a hero.

however the discovery of the loss of life album in Byrd's lap now manufacturers Elvis as an unwitting partner to homicide. Captured in photos which could purely were taken through the assassin, Yvonne Bennett was once the 5th of the seven sufferers -- extra younger women have been murdered after Lionel Byrd walked loose. So Elvis can not help yet ask yourself -- did he, Elvis Cole, fee extra younger ladies their lives?

close out of the research by way of a unique LAPD job strength made up our minds to shut the case, Elvis Cole and Joe Pike desperately struggle to discover the reality approximately Lionel Byrd and his nightmare album of dying -- a fact hidden via lies, politics, and corruption in an international the place not anything is what it sort of feels to be.

Chasing Darkness is a blistering mystery from the bestselling writer who units the normal for extreme, robust crime writing.

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