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Following his critically acclaimed Envy the Night (“A dynamic thriller”—The New York Times), Michael Koryta returns with a blistering new installment of the Edgar, Shamus, and Quillnominated Lincoln Perry series.
Whisper Ridge—Home to Dreams—November 6, 1992– April 27, 1996
reads the strange epitaph carved beside the door of the home called
Whisper Ridge, a multimillion-dollar piece of architectural majesty
that once housed the beginnings of a unique program for paroled
murderers. It was the passion of Alexandra Sanabria, the daughter of a
deceased Mafia don, but the program never got off the ground.
Uninhabited for twelve years, the home now remains as a strange
monument to dangerous secrets.
Private investigator Lincoln
Perry's first involvement with the house and its legacy comes when
Parker Harrison—a convicted killer and former tenant of Whisper
Ridge—asks him to find Alexandra, who disappeared with her husband
after the failure of the program. Disconcerted and embarrassed by his
own immediate mistrust of Harrison, Perry decides to take the request
at face value until he discovers that the bones of the Alexandra's
husband were discovered at the exact same time Harrison began his quest
to locate her.
Now the investigation is active again and
decade-old threats are circling, confronting Perry with a sordid family
mystery that will challenge both his abilities as a detective and his
commitment to that calling.
Once again Michael Koryta (“Addictively readable”—Chicago Tribune)
has crafted an intricate, fast-paced thriller, ratcheting up the
tension as he explores just howdangerous the offer of a second chance