The new Stevens and Windermere novel from one of the most dazzlingly acclaimed new writers in crime fiction. The billionaire picked a heck of a way to die. On a beautiful Saturday in downtown Saint Paul, Minnesota, state investigator Kirk Stevens and FBI special agent Carla Windermere, witness the assassination of one of the stateas wealthiest men. The shooter is a young man, utterly unremarkableabexcept for the dead look in his eyes. And itas only the beginning. The events of that sunny springtime day will lead Stevens and Windermere across the country, down countless blind alleys, and finally to a very flourishing twenty-first century enterprise: a high-tech murder-for-hire social media website. But just who has the dead-eyed shooter targeted nextaband whoas choosing his victims?he assetcalled David Gilmour pulled theold truck offthe interstate aroundChina Grove, NorthCarolina, justas hea#39;d beeninstructed. ... and patchy farmland, the afternoonsun dipping low in the sky and glaring harsh through the Chevya#39;s front windshield. ... Themana#39;s instructions were good. ... It sat onone skinny arm of a much larger lake, the shore crowded withmobile home trailers and boat sheds and new, anbsp;...
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