When the Music's Over
Inspector Alan Banks&;hailed as &;a man for all seasons&; by Michael Connelly&;must face the music when he becomes embroiled in one of his most perplexing and distressing cases in this haunting page-turner from New York Times bestselling author Peter Robinson.
Two women. Two crimes.
The first is a poet claiming she was assaulted decades earlier by a man now regarded as one of the country&;s national treasures. The second is a girl found on a remote roadside, her body broken, her life snuffed out.
For Alan Banks, newly promoted to Detective Superintendent, the first case rips a tunnel into long-ago days of innocence and discovery, of music and light. And in the victim, he sees an opportunity for magic recaptured&;if he can bring her assailant to justice.
For Detective Inspector Annie Banks, the lifeless young woman poses a baffling mystery&;a mystery that will lead her into the unlikeliest of places, interviewing the unlikeliest of suspects.
Emotionally resonant and ingeniously plotted, When the Music&;s Over begins a new chapter for Banks&;and shows Peter Robinson at his tense, triumphant best.
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|Grouping Author||peter robinson|
|Grouping Language||English (eng)|
|Last Grouping Update||2021-04-14 04:51:40AM|
|Last Indexed||2021-04-14 05:07:22AM|
|Novelist Primary ISBN||9780062394781|
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A baffling murder on a remote country lane puts Alan Banks and his team to the test in the detective's most intense and gripping case yet – from an author hailed by Louise Penny as "a writer at the top of his game."
With Detective Inspector Annie Cabbot investigating the young woman's death, newly promoted Detective Superintendent Banks finds himself taking on the coldest of cases: a fifty-year-old assault allegedly perpetrated by beloved celebrity Danny Caxton. Now Caxton stands accused at the center of a media storm, and it's Banks' job to discover the shocking truth.
As more women step forward with accounts of Caxton's manipulation, Banks must piece together decades-old evidence – as the investigation leads him down the darkest of paths...
Suspenseful, powerful, and surprising, When the Music's Over is the finest novel to date from one of the foremost suspense writers at work today.
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