A Visible Darkness
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
Date: April 2003
Duration: 6 hours 28 minutes
Max Freeman is seeking refuge from the familiar demons of his former life as a Philadelphia police officer, in his secluded shack deep in the Everglades. But his self-imposed isolation is interrupted when he receives a desperate call from his best friend, attorney Billy Manchester. There has been a recent string of suspicious deaths-all elderly women, all from a poor neighborhood, and all with sizable and recently sold-off insurance policies-which the police have been unable, or unwilling, to investigate. Billy believes something sinister may be at work, and so, to help his friend, Max must reluctantly pry where he's not wanted, and act like the cop he's trying to forget he was ...
"Plenty here to reward the reader: the rapid-fire, gritty dialogue and the charms of our hard-living, earthy hero...satisfying fare."--Publishers Weekly