By James Lee Burke
The author of “one of America’s top secret sequence” (Library magazine, starred review), New York Times bestselling writer James Lee Burke positive factors Louisiana detective Dave Robicheaux in a “superlative” (Publishers Weekly, starred evaluate) bayou thriller.
The brutal murders of 7 younger ladies in a neighboring parish pull Robicheaux from his New Iberia domestic right into a case with all of the telltale indicators of a serial killer. other than that one of many sufferers, a highschool honors pupil, doesn’t healthy. Investigating together with his buddy Clete Purcel, Robicheaux confronts Herman Stanga, a infamous pimp and crack dealer—but surprising violence sends the already blood-soaked case spiraling uncontrolled. And together with his daughter, Alafair, in love with a guy who has harmful ties to a as soon as well-known Louisiana kin, each darkish worry Robicheaux harbors for himself and his daughter are at the precipice of changing into truth.