By Ian Rankin
Michael Weston is paid prosperous his paintings and ask no questions. whilst you're a qualified murderer, overall secrecy is a part of the activity. yet after a profitable project in London, the police are instantly on his tail. How did they know the way to discover him? And who's his nameless supplier? Why did she or he wish his objective, a television reporter, killed? used to be he organize from the beginning? The questions lead Weston to his nemesis Hoffer, a personal detective who has been looking him for years. Ever considering Weston unintentionally killed an blameless American lady, her grieving father has hired Hoffer on a constant undertaking to carry Weston to justice. might Hoffer eventually have set a snare that labored? Weston units out to discover his mysterious business enterprise, touring from London to Glasgow to Seattle-even if it ability encountering Hoffer face-to-face eventually. With the bright eye for personality and taut pacing that experience made him an across the world well known bestseller, Ian Rankin offers a gripping tale that examines what occurs whilst the murderer turns into the objective, and proves another time that "in Rankin, you can't pass wrong" (Boston Globe).
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