Lieutenant George Hastings, a cool-headed, quick-thinking police detective, leapt to the forefront of the St. Louis Police Department when two beat cops were gunned down, and he led the joint FBI/police taskforce that caught the killer. Now he is back at work with the FBI on a new case: Cordelia Penmark, the daughter of a wealthy businessman, has been kidnapped and her boyfriend callously executed outside of a posh holiday party for his law firm. The murder was clearly a messageathe kidnappers are willing to take this as far as they have toaand the target and the ransom demand indicate that the crime is politically motivated. But the investigators are stumped. Wary because of bruised egos on his team and bad blood among members of the young womanas family, and suspicious of the kidnappersa intentions, Hastings knows that thereas more than simple politics in play as the kidnappers pull him and the girlas father into a deadly game of cat and mouse. Slick, sharp, and authentic, Goodbye Sister Disco, the sequel to the acclaimed novel The Betrayers, establishes James Patrick Hunt as one of crime fictionas rising stars.Gene Penmark had boarded the third car from the front, but remembering the mana#39;s instructions had moved up to the second. He took a seat in the ... Gene Penmark felt his Nextel phone thrum and heard it ring a moment later. He pulled it out of.
|Title||:||Goodbye Sister Disco|
|Author||:||James Patrick Hunt|
|Publisher||:||Macmillan - 2008-03-18|