Inherit the Dead: A Novel

Inherit the Dead: A Novel

Lee Child, C. J. Box, Charlaine Harris


More than twenty New York Times bestselling authors crew as much as create a major serial novel—a collaboration between essentially the most well known secret and mystery writers within the English-speaking international this day, generating a “well-told secret that stands by itself (or forty) toes” (Booklist).

Readers will take pleasure in an creation by way of Lee baby, an afterword by means of Linda Fairstein, and chapters via bestselling authors Mary Higgins Clark, John Connolly, Charlaine Harris, CJ field, Mark Billingham, Lawrence Block, Ken Bruen, Alafair Burke, Stephen L. Carter, Marcia Clark, Max Allan Collins, James Grady, Heather Graham, Bryan Gruley, Val McDermid, SJ Rozan, Jonathan Santlofer, Dana Stabenow, Lisa Unger, and Sarah Weinman. What’s extra, the editor, Jonathan Santlofer, has prepared to donate any royalties in far more than editor and contributor repayment to secure Horizon, the prime sufferer assistance enterprise within the country—making it a helpful and successful triumph.

Pericles “Perry” Christo is a PI with a past—a former cop, who misplaced his badge and his kinfolk whilst a corruption scandal left him broke and disgraced. while prosperous higher East aspect matron Julia Drusilla summons him one chilly February evening, he grabs what appears an easy (and profitable) case.

The socialite is seeking her attractive, aimless daughter, Angelina, who's approximately to turn into a truly filthy rich younger lady. yet as Christo digs deeper, he discovers there’s even more to the stunning “Angel” than meets the attention. Her father, her ally, her boy­friends all have agendas in their personal. Angel, he quickly realizes, should be in grave danger…and if Christo will get too shut, he simply may get stuck within the crossfire.

This vintage noir story twists and turns down New York’s suggest streets and alongside Hamptons’ shorelines and again roads in the course of a bitterly chilly and grey iciness the place not anything is because it turns out and everybody has anything to conceal.

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