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No Rest for the Dead (Reprint) (Paperback) (Jeff Abbott)

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In this New York Times bestseller, twenty-six renownedthriller authors team up to create a first-rate serial novel—a collaboration that combines the skills of America’s greatest storytellers to produce a single gripping, spellbinding mystery.“The lineup of writers who have contributed to this mystery is akin to the Murderers’ Row of the 1927 New York Yankees. There is not a weak spot in the bunch.” —David Baldacci, from the IntroductionAlexander McCall Smith. Sandra Brown. Faye Kellerman. J.A. Jance. Jeffery Deaver. Kathy Reichs. Lisa Scottoline. Jeff Lindsay.These are only a handful of the names thatmake up the all-star lineup of authors behindNo Rest for the Dead, a tale ofvengeance, greed, and love that flows seamlessly,in the words of David Baldacci, “as it passes fromone creator’s mind to the next.”When Christopher Thomas, a ruthless curator at San Francisco’s McFall Art Museum, is murdered and his decaying body is found in an iron maiden in a Berlin museum, his wife, Rosemary, is the primary suspect, and she is tried, convicted, and executed. Ten years later, Jon Nunn, the detective who cracked the case, is convinced that the wrong person was put to death. In the years since the case was closed, he’s discovered a web of deceit and betrayal surrounding the Thomases that could implicate any number of people in the crime. With the help of the dead woman’s friend, he plans to gather everyone who was there the night Christopher died and finally uncover the truth, suspect by suspect. Solving this case may be Nunn’s last chance for redemption…but the shadowy forces behind Christopher’s death will stop at nothing to silence the past forever.In this innovative storytelling approach, each of these twenty-five bestselling writers brings their distinctive voice to a chapter of the narrative, building the tension to a shocking, explosive finale.No Restfor the Dead is a thrilling, page-turning accomplishment that only America’s very best authors could achieve.
Twenty-six New York Times bestselling authors team up to create a first-rate serial novel?a collaboration of America's greatest storytellers with gripping, spellbinding results.

Alexander McCall Smith. Sandra Brown. Faye Kellerman. J.A. Jance. Jeffery Deaver. Kathy Reichs. Lisa Scottoline. Jeff Lindsay. These are only a handful of the names that make up the all-star lineup of authors behind No Rest for the Dead, a tale of vengeance, greed, and love that flows seamlessly, in the words of David Baldacci, ?as it passes from one creator's mind to the next.?

     When Christopher Thomas, a ruthless curator at San Francisco's McFall Art Museum, is murdered and his decaying body is found inside an iron maiden in a Berlin museum, his wife Rosemary is the prime suspect. She is tried, convicted, and executed. Ten years later, Joe Nunn, the detective who cracked the case, is convinced the wrong person was put to death. In the years since the case was closed, he's discovered a web of deceit and betrayal that could implicate any number of people in the crime. Solving this case may be Nunn's last chance for redemption?but the shadowy forces behind Christopher's death will stop at nothing to silence the past forever. 

     No Rest for the Dead is a thrilling, page-turning accomplishment that only our very best crime novelists could achieve.

Edition: Reprint
Number of Pages: 256.0
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres
Sub-Genre: Police
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Author: Jeff Abbott
Language: English
Street Date: July 3, 2012
TCIN: 14090996
UPC: 9781451607383
Item Number (DPCI): 248-80-3305

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