A Killing Rain PDF/EPUB Õ A Killing Kindle -

A Killing Rain A deep freeze is bearing down on the Florida Everglades, the kind of brutal storm the locals call a killing rain For Detective Louis Kincaid, the coldest night of the year has brought a terrifying new chill a grisly discovery that tightens his every nerve in warningThe body proves this is no routine case It s the start of a nightmare When the killer chooses his next victim, theres no doubt the detective is matching wits with a predator who is as ruthless as they come Now with time running out, Kincaid is on a desperate hunt of his own, tracking a twisted adversary one step away from committing the ultimate horror

About the Author: P.J. Parrish

P.J Parrish is the New York Times bestselling author of ten Louis Kincaid and Joe Frye thrillers The author is actually two sisters, Kristy Montee and Kelly Nichols Their books have appeared on both the New York Times and USA Today best seller lists The series has garnered 11 major crime fiction awards, and an Edgar nomination Parrish has won two Shamus awards, one Anthony and one International Thriller competition Her books have been published throughout Europe and Asia.Parrish s short stories have also appeared in many anthologies, including two published by Mystery Writers of America, edited by Harlan Coben and the late Stuart Kaminsky Their stories have also appeared in Akashic Books acclaimed Detroit Noir, and in Ellery Queen Magazine Most recently, they contributed an essay to a special edition of Edgar Allan Poe s works edited by Michael Connelly.P.J Parrish as childrenBefore turning to writing full time, Kristy Montee was a newspaper editor and dance critic for the Sun Sentinel in Fort Lauderdale Nichols previously was a blackjack dealer and then a human resources specialist in the casino industry Kris in Tallahassee FL and Traverse City MI and Kelly resides in Traverse City as well.The sisters were writers as kids, albeit with different styles Kelly s first attempt at fiction at age 11 was titled The Kill Kristy s at 13 was The Cat Who Understood Not much has changed Kelly now tends to handle the gory stuff and Kristy the character development But the collaboration is a smooth one, thanks to lots of ego suppression, good wine, and marathon phone calls via Skype.The first eleven books in the series, in order, are Dark of the Moon, Dead of Winter, Paint it Black, Thicker than Water, Island of Bones, A Killing Rain, An Unquiet Grave, A Thousand Bones, South of Hell, The Little Death and Heart of Ice They also wrote three stand alone thrillers A Thousand Bones, The Killing Song and She s Not There.

10 thoughts on “A Killing Rain

  1. Naomi Naomi says:

    PJ Parrish is just good readin There has not been one of the sisters books that I have not given a minimum of 4 stars to I believe The Louis Kincaid character is one that a reader can easily buddy up to and looks forward to getting to knowand

  2. Jenn Jenn says:

    I know I m reading these out of order, but they aren t easy to get my hands on I was glad I read this one though It explains where Joe comes from in the other one I read And it explainsabout Louis s aloofness, his loneliness An excellent series.

  3. Donna Donna says:

    3.5 stars This book from 2005 is set in the Florida Everglades Private investigator Louis Kincaid wants to date public defender Susan Outlaw He really likes her 11 year old son Ben Her ex husband Austin shows up and Ben goes missing Louis is determined to find him.This book is 6 in the Louis Kincaid series I ve been reading these as I located them so I m out of order I re


    A KILLING RAIN was the first book I read by this duo author It is the 6th installement in a series Although I have not read any of the previous books, I was still able to get into the storyline very quickly It was fast paced action from beginning to end I found Louis to be a very likeable character and I look forward to readingof his story and his previous and next cases to

  5. Susan Susan says:

    This is another in the excellent series featuring detective Louis Kincaid This time the ex husband of Louis current girlfriend snatches their son and Louis goes after him Generally, I avoid books around stolen children They are cheap as plot devices and way too predictable But, Parrish avoids everything obvious and turns out an excellent story once again I am a little concern

  6. Linda Linda says:

    Getting better and better On to the next one.

  7. Kay Kay says:

    Even though this one is classified as a mystery I think of it as a suspense or thriller It was the usual great book written by Parrish.

  8. Rusty Rusty says:

    The characters are all pretty stereotypical, and don t show much growth And the plot isn t brilliant But the pacing is very impressive Tense, taut, tightly written.

  9. Marianne Marianne says:

    Good character Louis Kincaid Well drawn Complicated and real.

  10. Frederick Tan Frederick Tan says:

    It begins with a transaction gone bad in the Alligator Alley A woman was killed.Fast forward, Louis Kincaid was getting to know Susan a divorcee and her son Benjamin As they were preparing for a simple dinner at her house, her long gone ex appears out of nowhere Things just go down south quickly from there both for their new found relationship as well as the disappearance of Ben when s

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *