'One of the great series in the history of the detective story'
New York Times Book Review
When the beautiful young wife of a Boston policeman goes missing, he asks his friend, private detective Spenser, to find her.
To do so Spenser must delve into the woman's past - which he soon discovers is darker than he could ever have imagined.
'When it comes to detective novels, 90 per cent of us admit he's an influence, and the rest of us lie about it'
Harlan Coben, bestselling author of Run Away
Robert B. Parker was the author of seventy books, including the legendary Spenser detective series, the Jesse Stone novels, the acclaimed Virgil Cole / Everett Hitch westerns, and the Sunny Randall novels. He passed away in 2010.
An award-winning producer of more than thirty motion pictures, Michael Brandman collaborated with Robert B. Parker on more than a dozen of them, as well as co-writing numerous screenplays of Robert B. Parker's novels. He lives in California.