Lucas Davenport and Virgil Flowers join forces on a deadly maritime case like no other . . .
An off-duty Coast Guardsman is fishing with his family when he calls in some suspicious behaviour from a nearby boat. The slick craft has stopped to pick up a surfaced diver, who was apparently alone, without his own boat, in the middle of the ocean. None of it makes sense, and his hunch is proved right when all three Guardsmen who come out to investigate are shot and killed.
They're federal officers killed on the job, which means the case is the FBI's turf. And when the FBI's investigation stalls out, they call in Lucas Davenport. But when the case turns lethal, Davenport will need to bring in every asset he can claim, including a detective with a fundamentally criminal mind: Virgil Flowers.
With sinister motives running deep, Flowers and Davenport will need to work together to catch the killers – before they become targets themselves.
***WHAT READERS ARE SAYING ABOUT OCEAN PREY***
'John Sandford is my benchmark for thriller writers... Ocean Prey is Sandford at the peak of his game... if you have never read Sandford, give yourself a treat, get this book – but when you open it, make sure you have some reading time, because once started you won't want to stop' 5 star review
'Wow, how can you keep getting better. Top 5 all time from JS. Most series get stale. Not this one. Blown away. Really' 5 star review
'So good I have to pace myself because I don’t want it to end!' 5 star review
'One of his best books to date. And I love his writing. Read them all' 5 star review
'The latest in the Lucas Davenport series and certainly as good as all the others... I would recommend the whole series to anyone' 5 star review
***READERS LOVE THE PREY SERIES***
‘One of the great novelists of all time’ Stephen King
‘A series writer who reads like a breath of fresh air’ Daily Mirror
‘John Sandford knows all there is to know about detonating the gut-level shocks of a good thriller’ New York Times Book Review
‘John Sandford has the Midas touch’ Huffington Post
‘Delivers twists to the very last sentence’ Daily Mail
‘Crime writer John Sandford is one of the best around’ Sun
John Sandford is the pseudonym for the Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist John Camp. He is the author of thirty Prey novels, four Kidd novels, twelve Virgil Flowers novels, and six other books, including three YA novels coauthored with his wife Michele Cook.
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