Chief of Police Jesse Stone returns to investigate the murder of a troubled teenager in a seemingly bucolic New England town. The girl found floating in the lake hadn't committed suicide, she hadn't been drowned: she'd been shot, and dumped, discarded like trash. She also had a wild reputation.
Robert B. Parker is the author of more than thirty-eight books, including the recent bestsellers Hugger Mugger and Potshot. He lives in Boston.