This Fallen Prey (Hardcover)

A Rockton Novel (Casey Duncan Novels #3)

By Kelley Armstrong

Minotaur Books, 9781250159892, 368pp.

Publication Date: February 6, 2018

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Description

In This Fallen Prey, the next installment of New York Times bestselling author Kelley Armstrong’s thriller series, Casey Duncan is about to face her toughest job as police detective in Rockton yet.

When Casey first arrived at the off-the-grid town, an isolated community built as a haven for people running from their pasts, she had no idea what to expect, with no cell phones, no internet, no mail, and no way of getting in or out without the town council’s approval. She certainly didn’t expect to be the homicide detective on two separate cases or to begin a romantic relationship with her boss. But the very last thing she expected was for the council to drop a dangerous criminal into their midst without a plan to keep him imprisoned, and to keep others safe.

Of course Oliver Brady claims he's being set up. But the longer Brady stays in town, the more things start to go wrong. When evidence comes to light that someone inside Rockton might be working as his accomplice, helping him to escape, Casey races to figure out who exactly Brady is and what crimes he’s truly responsible for committing.

In the next page-turning entry in Kelley Armstrong’s gripping series, life in Rockton is about to get even more dangerous.



About the Author

KELLEY ARMSTRONG graduated with a degree in psychology and then studied computer programming. Now she is a full-time writer and parent, and she lives with her husband and three children in rural Ontario, Canada. She is the author of City of the Lost, the first book in the Casey Duncan mystery series.


Praise For This Fallen Prey: A Rockton Novel (Casey Duncan Novels #3)

"The empathetic central characters grapple with the nature of violence and the choices they’re willing to make to protect loved ones. Armstrong delivers surprising twists and keeps readers guessing about who the next victim might be." - Publishers Weekly

“Kelley Armstrong’s solid Casey Duncan Series… is turning into one of the best new finds of the decade. This Fallen Prey is the best Rockton novel so far, as this town of people with no pasts confront a man who seems to spread death. Is he a killer or a potential victim? Slick plotting and good characters are hallmarks of this clever series.” – Globe and Mail

“A dark, creepy story.” – Kirkus


“Armstrong keeps the plot turning and cranks up the tension from one chapter to the next. She's already shown she's good at that, and A Darkness Absolute is no exception.”
-- The Oklahoman

“Kelley Armstrong is incredible at writing atmosphere, and it’s on full display in her Casey Duncan series.”
--Bustle

“Armstrong sustains a paranoid atmosphere throughout and thriller fans will be eager for another trip to Rockton.”
--Shelf Awareness

“Every aspect of this book makes me want to read more.”
--Reviewing the Evidence