Sacred: A Novel
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Date: September 2011
Duration: 10 hours 35 minutes
The master of the new noir, Dennis Lehane brilliantly interweaves beauty and violence, integrity and evil in this thrilling, powerfully resonant novel.
A beautiful, grief-stricken woman has vanished without a trace. So has the detective hired to find her. And a lot of money. Enter saavy, tough-nosed private investigators Patrick Kenzie and Angela Gennaro. Rooted in the no-nonsense streets of Boston's blue-collar Dorchester, they've seen it all'and survived. But this case leads them into unexpected territory where nothing is sacred'a land of lies and corruption where trusting anyone could get them killed . . . where taking any step could be their last.