The Kill Clause (Audio Cassette, Abridged)

The Kill Clause

By Gregg Hurwitz, Peter Friedman (Read by)

HarperAudio, 9780060559489

Publication Date: August 1, 2003

Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (8/30/2004)
Mass Market (8/31/2004)
Hardcover (8/19/2003)

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Tim Rackley, a deputy U.S. marshal, watches helplessly as his daughter's killer walks free on a legal technicality. He is suddenly forced to explore his own deadly options -- a quest that leads him into the welcoming fold of "the Commission."

A vigilante group made up of people like himself -- relentless streetwise operators who have each lost a loved one to violent crime -- the Commission confronts the failings of a system that sets predators loose to hunt again, cleaning up society's "mistakes" covertly, efficiently, and permanently. But Rackley soon discovers that playing God is a fearsome task. When his new secret life starts coming unwound at an alarming speed, he is suddenly caught in the most terrifying struggle he has ever faced -- a desperate battle to save everything left that's worth fighting for.