Sacred: A Novel

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Harper Collins, Oct 13, 2009 - Fiction - 432 pages
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A beautiful, grief-stricken woman has vanished without a trace. So has the detective hired to find her. And a lot of money…

Enter tough-nosed private investigators Patrick Kenzie and Angela Gennaro. Rooted in the streets of blue-collar Dorchester, they've seen it all – and survived. But this case leads them into unexpected territory: a place of lies and corruption, where trusting anyone could get them killed, and where nothing is sacred.

Another superior thriller from Dennis Lehane, the bestselling and acclaimed author of Mystic River, Shutter Island, and Gone, Baby, Gone.

 

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Sacred by Dennis Lehane

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I absolutely love Dennis Lehane novels particularly ones that involve private investigating couple Patrick Kenzie and Angela Gennaro. Ive read every single one of his books and just cant get enough ... Read full review

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Unbelievably complex, captivating, entertaining, complicated, a model of what entertainment should be in the detective novel form. Mr. Lehane has not failed to deliver, once again, a quality product in his third installment of the Kenzie/Gennaro series.

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About the author (2009)

Dennis Lehane is the author of ten previous novels—including the New York Times bestsellers Live by Night; Moonlight Mile; Gone, Baby, Gone; Mystic River; Shutter Island; and The Given Day—as well as Coronado, a collection of short stories and a play. He lives in California with his family.