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By Jonathon King

ISBN-10: 0525947140

ISBN-13: 9780525947141

Along with his first novel The Blue fringe of middle of the night, Jonathon King was once praised for his "powerful storytelling" (San Diego Union-Tribune), for his "stunning" and "superb" writing (Pittsburgh Tribune), and for including "new dimensions to the fashionable crime novel" (Michael Connelly). And, in a starred overview, Publishers Weekly in comparison King to James corridor, Robert Parker, and James Lee Burke. Now, in a visual Darkness, King promises one other gripping, unforgettable tale. Max Freeman is looking for safe haven from the usual demons of his former existence as a Philadelphia police officer, in his secluded shack deep within the Everglades. yet his self-imposed isolation is inter-rupted whilst he gets a determined name from his ally, legal professional Billy Manchester. there was a up to date string of suspicious deaths-all aged girls, all from a terrible local, and all with huge and lately sold-off coverage policies-which the police were not able, or unwilling, to enquire. Billy believes whatever sinister could be at paintings, and so, to assist his good friend, Max needs to reluctantly pry the place he is not sought after, and act just like the cop he is attempting to omit he was once. to find an unseen killer, Max will confront not just the risks of a forgotten Florida cityscape, however the unforeseen and darkish corners of his personal previous to boot. jam-packed with twists, turns, and a wide ranging evocation of a hardly glimpsed underside of contemporary the USA, a visual Darkness confirms Jonathon King's position on the vanguard of a brand new iteration of crime novelists.

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Download e-book for kindle: A Visible Darkness (Max Freeman Novels) by Jonathon King

Along with his first novel The Blue fringe of middle of the night, Jonathon King was once praised for his "powerful storytelling" (San Diego Union-Tribune), for his "stunning" and "superb" writing (Pittsburgh Tribune), and for including "new dimensions to the fashionable crime novel" (Michael Connelly). And, in a starred evaluate, Publishers Weekly in comparison King to James corridor, Robert Parker, and James Lee Burke.

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M-Max. ” 4 We walked up Atlantic Boulevard for lunch. The breeze had pulled the temperature down into the mid-seventies. An early lunch crowd was mixing on the street with women in business skirts, office workers in pressed white oxfords and cinched ties, and tourists in shorts and tropical prints floating from one window display to the next. As we walked Billy explained how he’d tried to slip his theory in through the back door of the Broward Sheriff’s Office. His contacts were extensive, but his pleadings fell on deaf ears.

In between the high rises, out past the Intracoastal Waterway to the red tile roofs of the beachfront mansions and estates of Palm Beach. I let him stand in silence, the dark skin of his profile a silhouette against the hot glass. ” I finally said. He turned his dark eyes on me. “M-Max. ” 4 We walked up Atlantic Boulevard for lunch. The breeze had pulled the temperature down into the mid-seventies. An early lunch crowd was mixing on the street with women in business skirts, office workers in pressed white oxfords and cinched ties, and tourists in shorts and tropical prints floating from one window display to the next.

He would fill it with whatever pleased him: scrap metal and aluminum cans for profit, blankets and old coats for warmth, whiskey and wine bottles for company. He would push his cart through the alleys and streets and keep it next to him on the benches when he sat and everyone else got up and moved away. Eddie would watch them all. People on their way to work. Mothers on their way to the clinic, kids in tow. Girls giggling and whispering secrets to each other. But soon, year after year, they stopped watching him.

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