Placeholder

You are viewing: High Country Nocturne

£ 15.97
Add to basket

High Country Nocturne

Author: Jon Talton

EAN: 9781464204005 Category: Product ID: ria9781464204005_rcc

£ 15.97

1 in stock

Description

A cache of diamonds is stolen in Phoenix. The prime suspect is former Maricopa County Sheriff Mike Peralta, now a private investigator. Disappearing into Arizona’s mountainous High Country, Peralta leaves his business partner and longtime friend David Mapstone with a stark choice. He can cooperate with the FBI, or strike out on his own to find Peralta and what really happened. Mapstone knows he can count on his wife Lindsey, one of the top “good hackers” in law enforcement. But what if they’ve both been betrayed? Mapstone is tested further when the new sheriff wants him back as a deputy, putting to use his historian’s expertise to solve a very special cold case. The stakes turn deadly when David and Lindsey are stalked by a trained killer whose specialty is “suiciding” her targets. In depressed, post-recession Phoenix, every certainty has become scrambled, from the short hustle of the powerful real-estate industry to the loyalties Mapstone once took for granted. Could Peralta really be a jewel thief or worse? The deeper Mapstone digs into the world of sun-baked hustlers, corrupt cops, moneyed retirees, and mobsters, the more things are not what they seem. Ultimately, Mapstone must risk everything to find the truth. High Country Nocturne is an ambitious, searing, and gritty novel, with a fast-paced story as hard-edged as the stolen diamonds themselves. show more

Additional information

Weight340.19 g
Publisher
binding

Paperback / softback

extent

336

isbn10

1464204004

dimensions

216 x 140 x 21

language

English

country_of_pub

South Africa

published

20150702

book_condition

New

notes

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “High Country Nocturne”