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Prayers for rain: a novel

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When a former client jumps naked from a Boston landmark, Private Investigator Patrick Kenzie wants to know why. Once a perky young woman in love with life, her suicide is the final fall in a spiral of self-destruction.

What Kenzie discovers is a sadistic stalker who targeted the woman and methodically drove her to her death - a monster that the law can't touch. But Kenzie can. He and his former partner, Angela Gennaro, will fight a mind-twisting battle against the psychopath, even as he turns tricks on them...

Prayers for Rain is another superior thriller from Dennis Lehane, the bestselling and acclaimed author of Mystic River, Shutter Island, and Gone, Baby, Gone.

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9780062224057
9780380730360
9780062101839
9780061804847
9780688153335
068815333
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The master of the new noir, Dennis Lehane delivers a shattering tale of evil, depravity, and justice that captures the dark realism of Boston’s gritty blue-collar streets.

Private Investigator Patrick Kenzie wants to know why a former client, a perky woman in love with life, could, within six months, jump naked from a Boston landmark -- the final fall in a spiral of self-destruction. What he finds is a sadistic stalker who targeted the young woman and methodically drove her to her death. A monster the law can’t touch. But Kenzie can. He and his former partner, Angela Gennaro, will fight a mind-twisting battle against this psychopath even as he turns his tricks on them.

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series Patrick Kenzie and Angela Gennaro
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subject_facet Detective and mystery stories, American, Gennaro, Angela (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Kenzie, Patrick (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Private investigators -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- Fiction, Psychological fiction, American, Psychopaths -- Fiction
title_display Prayers for rain : a novel
title_full Prayers for Rain Patrick Kenzie and Angela Gennaro Series, Book 5, Prayers for rain : a novel / Dennis Lehane
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