City of the Sun (Mass Market Paperbound)

By David Levien

Anchor Books, 9780307387202, 448pp.

Publication Date: March 1, 2009



Private detective Frank Behr has been perfectly content living a solitary life, working on a few simple cases, and attempting to move on from his painful past. But when Paul and Carol Gabriel ask him to help them find their missing son, he can hardly refuse. Going against everything he fears Behr's been around too long to hope for a happy ending he enters into an uneasy partnership with Paul on a quest for the truth that will become both dangerous and haunting. Richly textured and crackling with suspense on every page, City of the Sun masterfully takes readers on an investigation like no

About the Author

David Levien cowrote the screenplays for Ocean s 13, Runaway Jury, Rounders, and several other major films. He lives in Connecticut."

Praise For City of the Sun

“Levien is the new must–read thriller writer.” -Lee Child“Relentless suspense.” —Harlan Coben“It doesn't get any more intense than this.” —The Free Lance-Star“One of the toughest, most gut-wrenching, and most believable suspense novels I've ever encountered. If David Levien pulled any punches, I was too dazed to notice.” —Lincoln Child“Top-shelf suspense writing…. [Imagined] with icy…precision.” —Entertainment Weekly“A nerve-jangling novel that places ordinary people in extraordinary circumstances.” —USA Today