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Gun Games: A Decker/Lazarus Novel (Decker/Lazarus Novels)

Kellerman, Faye

Published by William Morrow, 2012
ISBN 10: 0062064320 / ISBN 13: 9780062064325
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Title: Gun Games: A Decker/Lazarus Novel (Decker/...

Publisher: William Morrow

Publication Date: 2012

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Collectible: Like New

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?[Kellerman] does for the American cop what P. D. James has done for the British mystery, lifting it beyond its genre.?
?Richmond Times-Dispatch

?No one working in the crime genre is better.?
?Baltimore Sun

In Gun Games, the sensational Faye Kellerman once again showcases Peter Decker of the LAPD and Rina Lazarus, arguably the most popular husband and wife team in contemporary crime fiction. A rash of shocking adolescent suicides at an elite Los Angeles private school is at the heart of this gripping thriller that also focuses on the troubled teen Decker and Lazarus have brought into their home: Gabriel Whitman, the son of a psychopath. Herself one-half of one of noir fiction?s true ?power couples??along with her husband, acclaimed mystery writer Jonathan Kellerman?Faye Kellerman once again demonstrates how American police procedural writing is done to perfection with Gun Games.

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Peter Decker and Rina Lazarus are back in this gripping mystery involving a secret cabal of some of Los Angeles? most wealthy?and vicious?teens

LAPD lieutenant detective Decker and his wife, Rina, have willingly welcomed fifteen-year-old Gabriel Whitman, the son of a troubled former friend, into their home. While the enigmatic teen seems to be adapting easily, Decker knows only too well the secrets adolescents keep?witnessed by the tragic suicide of another teen, Gregory Hesse, a student at Bell and Wakefield, one of the city?s most exclusive prep schools.

Gregory?s mother, Wendy, refuses to believe her son shot himself and convinces Decker to look deeper. What he finds disturbs him. The gun used in the tragedy was stolen?evidence that propels him to launch a full investigation with his trusted team, Sergeant Marge Dunn and Detective Scott Oliver. But the case becomes darkly complicated by the suicide of another Bell and Wakefield student?a death that leads them to uncover an especially nasty group of rich and privileged students with a predilection for guns and violence. Decker thought he understood kids, yet the closer he and his team get to the truth, the clearer it becomes that he knows very little about them, including his own charge, Gabe. The son of a gangster and an absent parent, the boy has had a life filled with too much free time, too many unexplained absences, and too little adult supervision.

Before it?s over, the case and all its terrifying ramifications will take Decker and his detectives down a dark alley of twisted allegiances and unholy alliances, culminating at a heart-stopping point of no return.

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