Cold Rain

Description

The author of "The Blood Lance" and "The Painted Messiah" demonstrates his versatility with this dark, stylish noir thriller set on and around a Midwestern university campus"I turned thirty-seven that summer, older than Dante when he toured Hell, but only by a couple of years."Life couldn't be better for David Albo, an associate professor of English at a small midwestern university. He lives in an idyllic, out-of-town, plantation-style mansion with a beautiful and intelligent wife and an adoring teenage stepdaughter. As he returns to the university after a long and relaxing sabbatical, there is a full professorship in the offingand, what's more, he has managed to stay off the booze for two whole years. But, once term begins, things deteriorate rapidly. The damning evidence that he has sexually harassed his students is just the beginning as Dave finds himself sucked into a vortex of conspiracy, betrayal, jealousy, and murder. Unless he can discover quickly who is out to destroy him, all that he is and loves is about to be stripped away."

Details

Author(s)
Craig Smith
Format
Paperback | 374 pages
Dimensions
128 x 198 x 30mm | 258.55g
Publication date
12 Aug 2010
Publisher
Myrmidon Books Ltd
Publication City/Country
Newcastle, United Kingdom
Language
English
Edition statement
New
ISBN10
190580234X
ISBN13
9781905802340
Bestsellers rank
712,479