Darker Than Night

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Author(s): John Lutz
Series: Frank Quinn Series No: 1
Original Publish Date: Oct 01, 2007
Product Number: EB00001772
Released: Oct 01, 2007
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9780786027125
Publisher: Pinnacle Books
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Description

Darker Than Night A killer dubbed "The Night Prowler" has turned the city that doesn't sleep into a town kept awake by terror. Unseen, he enters couples' homes. Unsuspected, he lingers until the perfect moment arrives. He leaves "gifts" for his victims-before taking their lives. Enter ex-homicide cop Frank Quinn, still reeling in the wake of an elaborate setup that ended his career. For Quinn, this isn't just any job-it's a last chance to salvage his reputation. As the investigation proceeds, the murderer loses no time stalking new prey: a loan officer and her high-earning husband; a couple who made a killing in the stock market; a pretty actress and her prosperous lover. With the body count rising, it's up to Quinn to unlock the mystery of a madman's past and end his bloody reign. Quinn's got his work cut out-because in a city the size of New York, any one of 8 million faces could be that of a killer-or his next target... Praise for John Lutz and The Night Spider "Lutz offers up a heart-pounding roller-coaster of a tale."-Jeffery Deaver "I've been a fan of John Lutz for years."-T. Jefferson Parker "John Lutz just keeps getting better and better."-Tony Hillerman "Some writers just have a flair for imaginative suspense, and John Lutz is one of them...?ruly superb."-Jeremiah Healy "John Lutz is the new Lawrence Sanders."-Mystery Scene "Lutz knows how to seize and hold the reader's imagination."-Cleveland Plain Dealer "Lutz's real gift is to evoke detective work better than anyone else."-Kirkus Reviews "Lutz is among the best."-San Diego Union "It's easy to see why he's won an Edgar and two Shamuses."-Publishers Weekly

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