Language: English . Brand New. The dramatic new novel in the Philadelphia police saga by the #1 New York Times bestselling author. For Philadelphia homicide detective Matt Payne, investigating a young woman s murder in a Society Hill home invasion uncovers an ugly underworld that of Mexican drug cartels and the Russian mob. Foreign girls are being smuggled in to work in the sex trade, and now some of them are dying or just disappearing. The trail leads right to Philadelphia and Payne learns that s not all. Teenage American girls lured from local foster homes have vanished. And the lone living witness has gone into hiding. He knows it s got to be connected but how? And it doesn t help that his gut says it somehow involves that high-rolling politician last seen near the Caribbean in a casino s airplane. For Payne, finding that last witness is absolutely critical before the Russians, the cartels, or anyone else gets to her first. Filled with authentic color and detail, this is a riveting novel of the men and women who put their lives on the line, from the cop on the beat to the commissioner himself. It s a story of fears and dangers, courage and loyalty, genuine heroism and love storytelling at its absolute best. N° de réf. du libraire
Synopsis : For Philadelphia homicide detective Matt Payne, the news from an old law-enforcement friend sends a shiver down his spine: a connection between the Mexican drug cartels and the Russian mob. Russian girls are being smuggled in to work in the sex trade, and now some of them are dying or just disappearing. The trail leads right to Philadelphia - where Payne learns that's not all. It isn't just Russian girls who are vanishing. Teenage girls are being lured from foster homes. Police department sources are turning up dead. The lone living witness has gone into hiding, with everybody - the Russians, the cartels, some of Philadelphia's most powerful politicians - all looking for her. It's up to Payne to find her - and hope he gets to her first.
Titre : The Last Witness
Éditeur : BRILLIANCE AUDIO
Date d'édition : 2013
Reliure : CD-Audio
Etat du livre : New
Edition : Library ed..
Description du livre État : Like New. Book Condition: Like New. N° de réf. du libraire 97814805356882.0
Description du livre État : Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. N° de réf. du libraire 97814805356881.0