A brilliantly written London noir from a master of the genre
Mason Cross, Author of The Killing Season
A firecracker of a novel
Eric van Lustbader, Internationally bestselling author of The Bourne Legacy
When two bodies are found brutally murdered on a building site in Battersea, DS Calil Drake is first on the scene.
Assigned to work with a new partner, the enigmatic forensic psychologist Dr Rayhana Crane, and on the hunt for an elusive killer, Drake’s investigations lead down the dark corridors of the past – to the Iraq war and the destruction he and Crane witnessed there.
With a community poised on the brink of violence and their lives on the line, Crane and Drake must work together to catch the killer before vengeance is unleashed.