Gone, Baby, Gone

Author(s): Dennis Lehane

Crime

Boston private detectives Patrick Kenzie and Angela Gennaro are hired to find four-year-old Amanda McCready, abducted from her bed on a warm, Indian summer night. They meet her stoned-out, strangely apathetic mother, her loving aunt and uncle, the mother's dangerous drug-addled friends, and two cops who've found so many abused or dead children they may be too far over the edge to come back. Despite enormous public attention, rabid news coverage, and dogged police work, the investigation repeatedly hits a brick wall. Then a second child disappears....As the two detectives intensify their search, they encounter a media more interested in sensationalizing the abductions than solving them, a midnight ransom drop that explodes into a firefight, a city seething with secrets and rage, and a faceless power determined to keep the children lost forever.


Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9780061336218
  • : HarperCollins Publishers Inc
  • : HarperCollins Publishers
  • : 215mm X 125mm X 29mm
  • : United States
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Dennis Lehane
  • : Paperback / softback
  • : 813.54
  • : 412
  • : black & white illustrations