Minotaur Books, Hardcover, 9781250040732, 310pp.
Publication Date: August 19, 2014
When movie studio mogul Edgar Trenton's teenage daughter, Olivia, is kidnapped during a violent home invasion in Calabasas, California, former U.S. Marshal Simon Fisk is called upon to ensure a smooth ransom exchange. But once it becomes clear that the kidnappers never intended to return Olivia to her parents, Simon must follow a lethal trail that will lead him from the powdery white sand beaches of the Cayman Islands through the wild jungles of Costa Rica, and into some of the darkest and deadliest cities of South America.
"Payoff "is another satisfying thrill ride from Douglas Corleone, the author of GOOD AS GONE, and as "Booklist" said in a starred review, "Once the story kicks into high gear, which is pretty much on the top of page two, it doesn't let up, period.