City of Lies (Hardcover)

By R. J. Ellory

Overlook Press, 9781590204658, 453pp.

Publication Date: October 31, 2013



Confronted with the reality of his father's existence, Harper finds himself seduced by a lifestyle that he seems to have inherited--an underworld life of power, treachery, and menace. As he desperately tries to uncover the facts of his own past, he is faced with one lie after another, and with each new discovery he becomes more and more entangled in a dark and shocking conspiracy From the acclaimed author ofA Quiet Belief in Angels and A Simple Act of Violence, City of Lies is a tense and gripping thriller, each twist and turn more shocking than the last.

About the Author

R. J. Ellory is the author of eight novels, including the bestselling "A Quiet Belief in Angels," which was the "Strand" magazine's Thriller of the Year, shortlisted for the Barry Award, and a finalist for the SIBA Award.