The blistering new novel in James Patterson's no.1 bestselling series set in Australia.
Detective Harriet Blue is in prison. For murder…
But now Deputy Police Commissioner Joe Woods is offering her a ‘get out of jail free’ card.
His daughter Tonya and her two-year-old child are missing and he needs Harry’s expertise – and willingness to go outside the law – to find them, fast.
So Harry walks out of the prison gates – and straight into a deadly game. Because although Tonya has a top cop for a father, she also has some dangerous friends.
It might have been safer if Harry had stayed inside . . .
Hades, Candice Fox's first novel, won the Ned Kelly Award for best debut in 2014. She is also the author of Eden, which again features Frank, Eden and Hades. Her third novel is Fall
Candice is the middle child of a large, eccentric family from Sydney's western suburbs composed of half-, adopted and pseudo siblings. The daughter of a parole officer and an enthusiastic foster-carer, Candice spent her childhood listening around corners to tales of violence, madness and evil as her father relayed his work stories to her mother and older brothers.
Bankstown born and bred, she failed to conform to military life in a brief stint as an officer in the Royal Australian Navy at age eighteen. At twenty, she turned her hand to academia, and taught high school through two undergraduate and two postgraduate degrees. Candice lectures in writing at the University of Notre Dame, Sydney, while undertaking a PhD in literary censorship and terrorism.