“Vengeance Road is a thriller with no speed limit! It's a great read!”—Michael Connelly,#1 New York Times bestselling author
“Gripping, no-holds-barred…lightning paced…withenough twists to keep you turning pages well into the wee hours. Vengeance Road ismasterful suspense.”—Allison Brennan, New York Times bestselling author
The body of Bernice Hogan, a troubled young former nursing student with a tragic past, isfound in a shallow grave near a forest creek. Jolene Peller, a single mom struggling tobuild a new life with her little boy, vanishes the night she tries to find Bernice. Herocop Karl Styebeck is beloved by his community, but privately police are uneasy with theanswers he gives to protect the life—and the lie—he's lived.
The case haunts Jack Gannon, a gritty, blue-collar reporter whose own sister ran away fromtheir family years ago. Gannon risks more than his job to pursue the story behindStyebeck's dark secret, his link to the women and the mysterious big rig roaming America'sloneliest highways on its descent into eternal darkness.
Originally published in 2009.