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by Joe Gores
It began with the murder of the adulterous wife of a mild-mannered professor. Then a corrupt cop was gunned down in a phone booth. After that, the killer who called himself Raptor moved through a list of players, playboys, and mobsters from Palm Springs to Minnesota. And the final truth about his death trip will not be revealed until the last victim is claimed.
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Published October 31st 2009 by Mysterious Press
(first published 1994)
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I enjoyed this book. It had an unusual format - you get the thinking of the detective, the assassin, and the prey. You also get quite a lecture about the history of the earth through millions of years. For me, I easily speed through those parts, but some may find that interesting. Recommended.
JOE GORES is the author of the acclaimed DKA series of street-level crime and detection, as well as the stunning suspense novels Dead Man and Menaced Assassin. Born in 1931, he served in the U.S. Army-writing biographies of generals at the Pentagon-was educated at the University of Notre Dame and Stanford, and spent twelve years as a San Francisco private investigator. The author of dozens of nove ...moreMore about Joe Gores...