Hard Light: A Cass Neary Crime Novel

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Elizabeth Hand

Narrated By: Carol Monda

Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks

Date: April 2016

Duration: 10 hours 1 minutes

Summary:

As her passionately devoted fans know, Elizabeth Hand is a uniquely gifted storyteller. Readers were introduced to her iconoclastic crime novels, featuring offbeat photographer Cass Neary, in the underground classic Generation Loss, which was followed by the brilliant Available Dark.

In Hard Light, the third book in the series, Cass makes a remarkable discovery that could change our understanding of human history-if she lives long enough to share it.

As the story opens, Cass arrives in London where she's arranged to meet her long-lost lover, Quinn O'Boyle. When Quinn fails to show at their rendezvous point, Cass meets the eccentric couple Mallo and Morven Dunfries. When Mallo catches Cass rifling his medicine cabinet in search of drugs, he threatens to turn her in to the authorities, then puts her to work as a runner for his illegal goods.

Cass makes a delivery to Poppy Teasel, a famous singer from long ago. Cass leaves Poppy's flat but returns a short time later to find the place ransacked and Poppy dead. Fearful she'll become the next victim, Cass goes on the run.

"As a huge mystery and noir buff, I love Elizabeth Hand's Cass Neary novels-they're tough-minded, beautifully written, and unique. One of the best series out there. In Hard Light, Hand has created another fascinating puzzle-and another instant classic. If you're a fan of intelligent page-turners, this one's for you."-Jeff Vandermeer, New York Times bestselling author

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  • Carissa Jackson

    I really loved this book and the narrator. I want to read the first 2 in the Cass Neary series now!!! I also hunted down the other books from this narrator. She has such an amazing voice!!! Bravo!!!