By Reed Arvin
Reed Arvin's prior novel, The final Goodbye, was once "the smartest thing a mystery should be: suspenseful, clever, and good written" (Harlan Coben), and had the critics raving: People journal acknowledged, "You'll be hooked," and the New York Times declared it "sultry, devious, adrenaline-boosting suspense." Now comes a vibrant and haunting story of 1 man's look for the reality -- it doesn't matter what the consequences.
Thomas Dennehy, senior prosecutor in Davidson County, Tennessee, does not realize Nashville anymore: a decade of relentless immigration potential police officers are studying Spanish, and the DA' s place of work is seeking Vietnamese translators. Thomas's newest case is prosecuting Moses Bol, a Sudanese refugee who faces the demise penalty for killing a white lady within the countries, a infamous, racially charged a part of city. Bol's conviction turns out definite, till a college professor claims Thomas despatched the inaccurate guy to the loss of life chamber in a prior case. The DA' s place of work is rocked to its center, yet inside days one other blow falls: a gorgeous and marvelous anti-death penalty activist mysteriously surfaces as Bol's alibi, claiming she was once with him on the time of the crime. Bol's case turns into a lightning rod as protesters on either side converge on Nashville and tensions threaten to explode.
Meanwhile, Bol's alibi has her personal secrets and techniques -- and is frightened of a person operating backstage to get what he desires -- no matter if it skill murder.
Will Dennehy be capable of piece issues jointly first and foremost he believes in regards to the legislation, and approximately justice, is torn apart?
Vivid with the emotional complexity that has turn into the hallmark of Reed Arvin's paintings, Blood of Angels is stuffed with nonstop motion, impeccable element, and unforgettable characters, making this a unique that's very unlikely to resist.