Download PDF by Robert Crais: Chasing Darkness (Elvis Cole, Book 11)

By Robert Crais

ISBN-10: 1416514988

ISBN-13: 9781416514985

Elvis Cole is Back--In a determined struggle to transparent his Name...

It's hearth season, and the hills of la are burning. whilst police and hearth division body of workers rush door to door in a frenzied evacuation attempt, they notice the week-old corpse of an obvious suicide. however the gunshot sufferer is much less grotesque than what they locate in his lap: a photograph album of 7 brutally murdered younger women -- one in line with yr, for seven years. And while the suicide sufferer is pointed out as a former suspect in a single of the murders, the scoop turns Elvis Cole's international the other way up.
3 years past Lionel Byrd was once delivered to trial for the homicide of a feminine prostitute named Yvonne Bennett. A taped confession coerced via the police encouraged a favorite safeguard legal professional to take Byrd's case, and Elvis Cole used to be employed to enquire. It used to be Cole's eleventh-hour discovery of an exculpatory videotape that allowed Lionel Byrd to stroll unfastened. Elvis was once hailed as a hero.
however the discovery of the dying album in Byrd's lap now manufacturers Elvis as an unwitting associate to homicide. Captured in photos that may purely were taken via the assassin, Yvonne Bennett used to be the 5th of the seven sufferers -- extra younger women have been murdered after Lionel Byrd walked loose. So Elvis can't aid yet ask yourself -- did he, Elvis Cole, expense extra younger women their lives?
close out of the research by means of a unique LAPD job strength made up our minds to shut the case, Elvis Cole and Joe Pike desperately struggle to discover the reality approximately Lionel Byrd and his nightmare album of loss of life -- a fact hidden by means of lies, politics, and corruption in a global the place not anything is what it kind of feels to be.
Chasing Darkness is a blistering mystery from the bestselling writer who units the traditional for severe, robust crime writing.

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Slouching along with clubs in their hands, lengths of pipe. Coughing. Then he heard on the road behind them what sounded like a diesel truck. Quick, he whispered. Quick. He shoved the pistol in his belt and grabbed the boy by the hand and he dragged the cart through the trees and tilted it over where it would not so easily be seen. The boy was frozen with fear. He pulled him to him. It's all right, he said. We have to run. Dont look back. Come on. He slung their knapsacks over his shoulder and they tore through the crumbling bracken.

He dug a tunnel under one of the fallen trees, scooping away the snow with his arms, his frozen hands clawed inside his sleeves. They dragged in their bedding and the tarp and after a while they slept again for all the bitter cold. When day broke he pushed his way out of their den, the tarp heavy with snow. He stood and looked about. It had stopped snowing and the cedar trees lay about in hillocks of snow and broken limbs and a few standing trunks that stood stripped and burntlooking in that graying landscape.

It was harder going even than he would have guessed. In an hour they'd made perhaps a mile. He stopped and looked back at the boy. The boy stopped and waited. You think we're going to die, dont you? I dont know. We're not going to die. Okay. But you dont believe me. I dont know. Why do you think we're going to die? I dont know. Stop saying I dont know. Okay. Why do you think we're going to die? We dont have anything to eat. We'll find something. Okay. How long do you think people can go without food?

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