By Greg Rucka
Greg Rucka has earned the type of popularity that every one mystery writers envy: his crime fiction grabs readers through the throat and compels them to learn as though their very own lives have been at stake. Now, in an electrifying departure, Rucka creates a brand new form of hero: a broken younger lady in loose fall who’s not just in danger—but dangerous.
A Fistful of Rain
Mim Bracca is using the short lane directly off the top of the realm. Now she’s coming domestic with no task, with no destiny, and with no prayer—and just one final probability to get her ft below her, or move down eternally. yet domestic has its personal terrors, together with a prior Mim has performed every thing attainable to go away behind.
Now that earlier is coming again with the surprising pace and lethal cause of a sniper’s bullet, aimed to damage her as soon as and for all. while Mim suffers her first blackout, waking up dazed and bloodied, she’s definite she’s hit rock bottom.
She’s unsuitable. She’s purely simply all started to fall.
The images are invasive, obscene, and everywhere in the net for an individual to work out. How they received there, the place and after they have been shot, and by way of whom, Mim has no thought. And sooner than the research into the problem even starts, a brutal homicide makes it transparent that no matter what Mim thinks her existence has been during the past, she’s approximately to benefit it’s all a lie.
The type of lie that may kill.
Written with lovely originality, A Fistful of Rain crosses the road keeping apart the in charge from the blameless because it takes us on a breakneck trip of deceit and double pass and—quite possibly—the final twenty-four hours in Mim Bracca’s stormy existence.
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A Fistful of Rain by Greg Rucka