Dead Aim

Dead Aim

Book - 2002
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Baker & Taylor
When Robert Mallon and his ally, Detective Lydia Marks, investigate the life of a young murder victim found on the beach in Santa Barbara, the case brings them into conflict with Parish, an amoral predator who runs a training camp for killers.

Blackwell North Amer
In Dead Aim, an unsuspecting man tries to help a young woman on the edge, and finds himself drawn into a lethal struggle with a deadly adversary - and then another, and another, and another.
Robert Mallon has lived for ten quiet years in affluent Santa Barbara, California, when an encounter on a beach with a mysterious young woman shatters his peaceful, carefully constructed life. Despite Mallon's desperate attempts, he loses her, and he becomes obsessed with discovering why. He hires detective Lydia Marks to uncover the secrets of this stranger's life, and what they learn propels them into a terrifying underworld of sinister secrets and deadly hatreds. Set against Mallon is the master hunter Parish, a man with an expert understanding of evil, who preys on rich people's desire for dominance and revenge.

& Taylor

When Robert Mallon stumbles upon a dying woman on the beach in Santa Barbara, his everyday life is changed forever as he and his ally, Detective Lydia Marks, set out to investigate the young victim's life, a case that brings them into fateful conflict with a sinister underworld of dark secrets and deadly hatreds masterminded by Parish, an amoral predator who runs a training camp for killers. 75,000 first printing.

Publisher: New York : Random House, [2002]
Edition: First edition
Copyright Date: ©2002
ISBN: 9781400060030
Branch Call Number: FIC Perry, T 2002
Characteristics: 366 pages ; 25 cm


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