By Sue Grafton
Lorna Kepler was once attractive and willful, a loner who could not withstand flirting with chance. might be that is what killed her.
Her dying had raised a number of difficult questions. The law enforcement officials suspected murder, yet they can locate neither purpose nor suspect. Even the potential have been mysterious: Lorna's physique used to be so badly decomposed while it used to be came across that they could not be sure she hadn't died of traditional factors. within the manner of overworked law enforcement officials in every single place, the case used to be steadily shifted to the again burner and have become one other unsolved file.
Only Lorna's mom saved it alive, ate up by means of the understanding that someone in the market had gotten away with murder.
In the 10 months in view that her daughter's demise, Janice Kepler had joined a help team, attempting to come to phrases together with her loss and her anger. It wasn't assisting. And so, leaving a consultation one night and noticing a gentle on within the places of work of Millhone Investigations, she knocked at the door.
In answering that knock, Kinsey Millhone is pulled into the netherworld of unavenged homicide, the place just a pact with the satan will fulfill the stressed ghosts of the sufferers and provides liberate to the residing they've got left behind.
Eleven books into the sequence that has received her readers around the globe, Sue Grafton takes a darkside flip, pitching us right into a shadow land of ache and grief the place killers nonetheless stroll loose, unaccused, unpunished, unrepentant. With "K" is for Killer she bargains a story that's darkish, complicated, and deeply disturbing.