The John Connolly Collection #2: The White Road, The Black by John Connolly

By John Connolly

In quantity II of this distinct collectors’ variation, stopover at the terrifying international of John Connolly’s number 1 across the world bestselling thrillers: The White highway, The Black Angel, and The Unquiet.

THE WHITE ROAD
In South Carolina, a tender black guy faces the demise penalty for the rape and homicide of Marianne Larousse, daughter of 1 of the wealthiest males within the nation. It's a case that no-one desires to contact, deeply rooted in outdated evil—and previous evil is Charlie Parker's forte. He's approximately to go into a dwelling nightmare, a dreamscape of sorrow haunted by means of the murderous specter of a hooded girl, by way of a black motor vehicle awaiting a passenger that by no means comes, and by way of the sinister complicity of either acquaintances and enemies in Larousse's brutal dying. quickly, all will face a last reckoning in an unearthly realm the place the trails of the dwelling and the useless converge. a spot recognized in simple terms because the White highway.

THE BLACK ANGEL
When a tender lady disappears from the streets of recent York urban, ties of friendship and blood unavoidably draw inventive, tortured detective Charlie Parker into the hunt. quickly he discovers hyperlinks to a church of bones in japanese Europe, a 1944 slaughter at a French monastery, and to the parable of an item referred to as the Black Angel—considered via evil males to be past worthwhile. however the Black Angel isn't a legend. it really is genuine. It lives. It goals. And the secret of its lifestyles might include the key of Parker's personal origins.

THE UNQUIET
Daniel Clay, a once-respected psychiatrist, has long past lacking. His daughter insists that he killed himself after allegations surfaced surrounding the damage performed to sufferers in his care. Now, a killer enthusiastic about discovering the reality approximately his personal daughter’s disappearance is looking for revenge—and inner most investigator Charlie Parker reveals himself trapped among those that wish the reality approximately Clay’s disappearance to be printed, and people who will visit any length—no topic the cost—to retain a deep, darkish mystery a couple of neighborhood city hidden

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