Watchman, The: A Joe Pike Novel
By Robert Crais
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- Started reading:
- Mon Jan 21, 2008
- Finished reading:
- Mon Jan 28, 2008
Larkin Conner Barkley lives like LA is hers for the taking. Young and rich and spoiled, she speed through the city during it’s loneliest hours in her red Aston Martin. Out of nowhere a car appears and she crashes into it. Dazed, she tries to help the other victims, but later finds herself in the middle of a federal investigation.
After attempts on her life, her wealthy family turns to Joe Pike. He’s an ex-cop, ex-Marine, and ex-mercenary who owes a bad man a favor. This is the favor: protect Larkin. After two more attempts at Larkin, Pike decides to keep the feds and the family in the dark about where he’s taking her. It’s now obvious, in order to protect her Pike needs to find out who’s after her.