By John Sandford
Danger stalks Lucas Davenport at paintings and all too with regards to domestic, within the superlative new mystery via the number one New York Times' bestselling author.
For 20 years, John Sandford's novels were cherished for his or her "ingenious plots, vibrant characters, crisp discussion and unending surprises" (The Washington Post), and nowhere are these extra in facts than within the unexpected twists and shocks of Wicked Prey. The Republicans are coming to St. Paul for his or her conference. Throwing an incredible celebration is meant to be enjoyable, yet crashing the get together are a number of not easy situations the police may relatively stayed away. leader between them is a workforce stickup males who've noticed a number of profitable possibilities, starting from political moneymen with briefcases packed with money to that armored-car warehouse with the weak spot in its defense process. All that's headache adequate for Lucas Davenport - yet what's approximately to hit him is even worse. it slow again, a stray bullet placed a pimp and petty thief named Randy Whitcomb in a wheelchair, and, ever on account that, the guy has been nursing his grudge right into a complete head of psychotic steam. He blames Davenport for the bullet, yet it's no enjoyable simply taking pictures him. That wouldn't be painful sufficient. now not whilst Davenport has a beautiful fourteen-year-old followed daughter that Whitcomb can goal in its place. . . .And then there's the younger guy with the .50 quality sniper rifle and the right-wing-crazy history, roaming via a urban packed with the main robust politicians on the earth. . . . wealthy along with his remarkable trademark suspense and a few of the simplest characters in suspense fiction, depraved Prey is extra evidence that "Sandford is among the so much continually wonderful crime writers operating today." (Booklist).