By Rick Riordan
The triple-crown winner of mystery’s such a lot prestigious awards–the Edgar, the Anthony, and the Shamus–Rick Riordan blasted onto the crime scene with one in all its most up to date and so much interesting protagonists, Tres Navarre. In Mission Road, Navarre returns in a wrenching crime drama within which he needs to revisit the sins of the previous to capture a killer approximately to break out with murder…again.
San Antonio inner most investigator Tres Navarre is used to engaged on the edge–that razor-sharp line among criminal and existence sentence. yet this time he’s stepped immediately right into a no-man’s-land. while an outdated buddy seems at his door spattered with blood and sought after for tried murder, Tres doesn’t need to think carefully approximately the place his loyalty lies–or the consequences.
Ralph Arguello is a legal who placed the road existence at the back of him while he married SAPD detective Ana DeLeon. Now Ana’s been gunned down and her fellow law enforcement officials don’t have to glance some distance to discover a primary suspect. For Ana lately reopened the main notorious chilly case in SAPD history–the unsolved homicide on infamous venture street eighteen years ahead of that threw the San Antonio underworld into bloody chaos. Ana was once approximately to convey fees opposed to the suspected killer: her husband, Ralph Arguello.Tres is bound that Ralph didn’t do it–and that he didn’t shoot his spouse. yet with the police and the Mafia either out for revenge, there’s nobody to show to for support.
Now, armed and harmful, the goals of a citywide manhunt, Tres and Ralph have simply hours to find what rather occurred on undertaking highway nearly 20 years in the past. to discover the fact, they have to set a collision direction with the past–and with a mystery that may tear their lives apart.
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Mission Road (Tres Navarre Book 6) by Rick Riordan