When police detective Will Grayson and his partner, Helen Walker, investigate the violent death of Stephen Bryan, a gay academic, their first thoughts are of an ill-judged sexual encounter or a fatal loversa quarrel. But they soon shift focus to the book Bryan was writing about the life and mysterious death of fifties film star Stella Leonard. While Bryanas sister puts herself in danger by conducting her own investigation, Grayson and Walker peel away the secrets of a family blighted by a lust for wealth and power and by its perverted sexuality. On the heels of his critically acclaimed Frank Elder series, John Harvey delivers a page-turner both subtle and devastating.There was a Hewlett-Packard laser printer to the left of the desk, an empty space where a computer might have stood. ... edge were several slim computer manuals, among them the white fronted Usera#39;s Guide to an Apple iBook G4 laptop.
|Title||:||Gone to Ground|
|Publisher||:||Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - 2008-10-20|