The Cold Room

The Cold Room

By Robert Knightly

Severn House Publishers, Hardcover, 9780727880857, 249pp.

Publication Date: December 1, 2011


"The new mystery from the author of "Bodies in Winter - NYPD detective Harry Corbin hasn t been allowed to work on a homicide case for almost a year following his unearthing of corruption amongst his colleagues and superiors. So when a young woman's body is found dumped and mutilated on a sweltering New York morning, Corbin jumps at the chance to redeem his career and solve the case and finds himself on a journey into the dark and secretive world of illegal immigrants, where humans are exploited and life is cheap . . .

About the Author
Robert Knightly spent twenty years as a New York policeman before becoming a criminal defense lawyer. He has written TV scripts for Aaron Spelling and NBC and had several short stories published in various anthologies, including Brooklyn Noir, Queens Noir and Manhattan Noir.