NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Imaginative and fulfilling an addictive contemporary crime procedural.Michael Connelly,The New York Times Book Review Editors Choice Caleb Carr, theauthor ofThe AlienistandThe Angel of Darkness,returns with a contemporary, edge of your seat thriller featuring the brilliant but unconventional criminal psychologist Dr Trajan Jones.In the small town of Surrender in upstate New York, Dr Jones, a psychological profiler, and Dr Michael Li, a trace evidence expert, teach online courses in profiling and forensic science from Joness family farm Once famed advisors to the New York City Police Department, Trajan and Li now work in exile, having made enemies of those in power Protected only by farmhands and Joness unusual pet,the outcast pair is unexpectedly called in to consult on a disturbing case.In rural Burgoyne County, a pattern of strange deaths has emerged adolescent boys and girls are found murdered in gruesome fashion Senior law enforcement officials are quick to blame a serial killer, yet their efforts to apprehend this criminal are peculiarly ineffective.Jones and Li soon discover that the victims are all throwaway children, a new state classification of young people who are neither orphans, runaways, nor homeless, but who are abandoned by their families and left to fend for themselves Two of these throwaways, Lucas Kurtz and his older sister, Ambyr, cross paths with Jones and Li, offering information that could blow the case wide open.As the stakes grow higher, Jones and Li must not only unravel the mystery of how the throwaways died but also defend themselves and the Kurtz siblings against shadowy agents who dont want the truth to get out Jones believes the real story leads back to the city where both he and Dr Kreizler did their greatest work But will Jones and Li be able to trace the case to New York before they fall victim to the murderous forces that stalk them Tautly paced and richly researched, Surrender, New York brings to life the grim underbelly of a prosperous nationand those most vulnerable to its failings This brilliant novel marks another milestone in Caleb Carrs triumphant literary suspense career.Praise for Surrender, New York A page turning thriller For maximum enjoyment surrender, reader.The Wall Street Journal Every word of fiction Carr has produced seems to have been written in either direct or indirect conversation withSir Arthur Conan Doyle Surrender, New York allows Carr to deploy his indisputable gift for the gothic and the macabre, and the pursuit is suspenseful and believable.USA Today A long awaited return.O The Oprah Magazine A superb mystery that moves at a swift and often terrifying pace As in The Alienist, Carr triumphs at every twist and turn.Providence Journal Edgar Allan Poe would have understood this book and hailed it a masterpiece. A terrific story with a great setting and a very modern social message.The Globe and Mail An engrossing mystery.Library JournalA compulsive read Carr once again delivers a high stakes thriller featuring a new band of clever, determined outcasts.Booklist starred review Carrs many fans will find this well worth the wait.Kirkus Reviews...
|Title||:||Surrender, New York: A Novel|
|Publisher||:||Random House Trade Paperbacks Reprint edition May 30, 2017|
|Number of Pages||:||608 pages|
|File Size||:||967 KB|
|Status||:||Available For Download|
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