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The Afghanistan veteran, and private investigator Strike returns with a thrilling case of the disappearance of novelist Owen Quine.
Mrs. Quine reported her husband’s disappearance, something he did fairly often. As the detective looks deeper into the case, he realizes this might be more than a routine. He had in process, a malevolent novel about all the people he knew and everything he knew about him. Then, Quine is found murdered under peculiar circumstances.
Written under the pseudonym of Robert Galbraith, this is the second installment of Rowling’s crime novels.