Third Rail

Third Rail

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" Third Rail gets off to a ripping start and never lets off the gas." --Jess Walter, author of Beautiful Ruins

At crime scenes, Eddy Harkness, the "Harvard Cop," is a human Ouija board, a brilliant young detective with a knack for finding the hidden something--cash, drugs, guns, bodies. Harkness's swift rise in an elite narcotics unit is derailed by the death of a young Red Sox fan in the chaos after a World Series win, a death some camera-phone-wielding witnesses believe he could have prevented. Scapegoated, Eddy is exiled to his hometown, Nagog, just outside Boston, where he empties parking meters and struggles to redeem his disgraced family name.

But one night Harkness's police-issued Glock disappears. Harkness starts a search--just as a string of fatal accidents in Nagog lead him to uncover a dangerous new smart drug, Third Rail. With only a plastic gun to protect him, Harkness begins a high-stakes investigation that sends him into the darkest corners of the city.

One of the most electrifying thrillers you'll read this year, Third Rail takes you deep into a gritty world of wronged heroes, corrupt politicians, and sinister kingpins, where your friends can't be trusted, a sleepy town breeds deadly crimes, and nothing ever happens by accident.
Publisher: New York : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, c2014.
ISBN: 9780544226272
0544226275
Branch Call Number: FLYNN R
Characteristics: x, 212 p. ; 24 cm.

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akasq Nov 15, 2014

With his first novel Roby Flynn is a writer to watch and follow. the main character Eddy Harkness can lead to many enjoyable novels.

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