When an eccentric elderly widow claims she is being stalked, Detective Jack Warr is the only person willing to dig into the truth behind her wild claims. Jack soon finds himself embroiled in an international drugs operation, art theft – and a murder investigation. On the back foot throughout, he is forced to play second fiddle to the Drug Squad, confront an old adversary, and even fight off accusations of assault. But Jack believes that every aspect of this multi-faceted case is simply a distraction from the one person who lies at the heart of it all – the widow’s elusive stalker. Find him, and the truth will come out.
KILLERS DON’T JUST DISAPPEAR . . .The unmissable brand new Detective Jack Warr thriller from the Queen of Crime Drama, Lynda La Plante – now available in paperback, eBook and audiobook.______________________When an eccentric widow claims she is being stalked by her former lodger, Detective Jack Warr is the only person who believes her wild claims.Days later, she is found brutally murdered in her home.When the investigation uncovers an international drugs operation on the widow’s property, the case grows even more complex. And as the hunt for the widow’s lodger hits dead end after dead end, it seems that the prime suspect has vanished without a trace.To find answers, Jack must decide how far is he willing to go – and what he is willing to risk – in his search for justice. Because if he crosses the line of the law, one wrong move could cost him everything . . .__________________PRAISE FOR LYNDA LA PLANTE:’DC Jack Warr is clearly destined for higher things, and I look forward to following his progress’ – PETER ROBINSON, No. 1 Sunday Times bestselling author of the DCI Banks series’A compelling, clever plot with a brilliant cast of diverse characters. Utterly riveting’ – RACHEL ABBOTT, million-selling author of ONLY THE INNOCENT’Lynda La Plante practically invented the thriller’ – KARIN SLAUGHTER
|Dimensions||19.8 × 12.9 × 2.5 cm|
La, Plante, Lynda
1st paperback ed
General – Trade / Code: K