By Michael Connelly
Meet the new detective from the fashionable grasp of crime fiction...
CRIME by no means SLEEPS.
Los Angeles could be a harmful urban - by no means extra so than at midnight. Detective Renée Ballard, as soon as one of many department's younger hotshots, now works 'The overdue Show', the infamous graveyard shift on the LAPD.
It's a thankless task protecting unusual hours in a twilight global of tragedy and violence, delivering her investigations because the sunlight rises, by no means getting closure.
Some nights are worse than others. And this night is the worst but. circumstances: a brutal attack, and a a number of homicide without suspect.
Ballard understands it really is consistently darkest prior to sunrise. yet what she does not comprehend is how deep her twin research will take her into the darkish middle of her urban, her division and her past...
If you are already a fan you will love THE past due express. for those who have not learn a Connelly publication but: now could be the precise time to start.
'One of the good crime writers' Daily Mail
'A grasp of the style' Stephen King
'Crime mystery writing of the top order' Guardian
'The consistency of his excellency is notable' LA Times
'The maximum dwelling American crime author' Mirror
'A crime writing genius' Independent on Sunday
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