Choice of Evil: A Burke Novel

Choice of Evil: A Burke Novel

Andrew Vachss


whilst his female friend, Crystal Beth, is gunned down at a homosexual rights rally in vital Park, Burke, the underground man-for-hire and specialist hunter of predators, vows vengeance.  But an individual beats him to the duty: a shadowy killer who calls himself Homo Erectus and who turns out decided to wipe homosexual bashers from the face of the earth.  As the killer's physique count number rises, such a lot electorate are horrified, yet a number of see him as a hero, they usually lease Burke to trace him down...and aid him escape.

In Choice of Evil, Burke is pressured to confront his such a lot harrowing secret: the brain of an obsessive serial killer.  And quickly the emotionally void technique in the back of the killer's insanity turns into terrifyingly commonplace, reminding Burke of his formative years associate, Wesley, the ice-man murderer who by no means neglected, even if the objective used to be himself.  Has Wesley come again from the dead?  The whisper-stream says so.  And the reality could problem Burke's very feel of reality.  Expertly plotted, addictive, enchanting, Choice of Evil is Andrew Vachss' such a lot haunting story thus far.

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