The lovers : Charlie Parker Series, Book 8. / John Connolly.
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- ISBN: 9781416570066 (electronic bk)
- Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2009.
Charlie Parker is a lost soul. Deprived of his private investigator's license and under scrutiny by the police, Parker takes a job in a Portland bar. But he uses his enforced retirement to begin a different kind of investigation: an examination of his own past and an inquiry into the death of his father, who took his own life after apparently shooting dead two unarmed teenagers. It's a search that will eventually lead Parker to question all that he believed about his beloved parents, and about himself. But there are other forces at work: a troubled young woman who is running from an unseen threat, one that has already taken the life of her boyfriend; and a journalist-turned-writer named Mickey Wallace, who is conducting an investigation of his own. And haunting the shadows, as they have done throughout Parker's life, are two figures: a man and a woman who seem driven to bring an end to Charlie Parker's existence. Haunting, lyrical, and impossible to put down, The...
Electronic reproduction. New York : Atria Books, 2009. Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 4466 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB).
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