Camino Winds

Editeur: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group Date de sortie: 2020-04-28

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';In American icon John Grisham's new novel,Camino Winds, an odd assortment of mystery and crime authors, some of them felons themselves, discover one of their colleagues has been murdered during the fury of a massive hurricanethe perfect crime scene. Since officials are preoccupied with the aftermath of the storm, the authors set out to solve the mystery themselves, in the type of wild but smart caper that Grisham's readers love.' Delia Owens, author ofWhere the Crawdads Sing John Grisham, #1 bestselling author and master of the legal thriller, sweeps you away to paradise for a little sun, sand, mystery, and mayhem. WithCamino Winds, America's favorite storyteller offers the perfect escape. Welcome back to Camino Island, where anything can happeneven a murder in the midst of a hurricane, which might prove to be the perfect crime . . . Just as Bruce Cable's Bay Books is preparing for the return of bestselling author Mercer Mann, Hurricane Leo veers from its predicted course and heads straight for the island. Florida's governor orders a mandatory evacuation, and most residents board up their houses and flee to the mainland, but Bruce decides to stay and ride out the storm. The hurricane is devastating: homes and condos are leveled, hotels and storefronts ruined, streets flooded, and a dozen people lose their lives. One of the apparent victims is Nelson Kerr, a friend of Bruce's and an author of thrillers. But the nature of Nelson's injuries suggests that the storm wasn't the cause of his death: He has suffered several suspicious blows to the head. Who would want Nelson dead? The local police are overwhelmed in the aftermath of the storm and ill equipped to handle the case. Bruce begins to wonder if the shady characters in Nelson's novels might be more real than fictional. And somewhere on Nelson's computer is the manuscript of his new novel. Could the key to the case be right therein black and white? As Bruce starts to investigate, what he discovers between the lines is more shocking than any of Nelson's plot twistsand far more dangerous. Camino Windsis an irresistible romp and a perfectly thrilling beach read# 1 bestselling author John Grisham at his beguiling best.

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Informations complémentaires

Genre: Thriller / suspense

Collection: Doubleday

Format: EPub

Pages: 304

ISBN: 9780385545945

Informations complémentaires

Genre: Thriller / suspense

Collection: Doubleday

Format: EPub

Pages: 304

ISBN: 9780385545945

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