Redemption (Amos Decker #5)
Detective Amos Decker discovers that a mistake he made as a rookie detective may have led to deadly consequences in the latest Memory Man thriller in David Baldacci's #1 New York Times bestselling series. Decker is visiting his hometown of Burlington, Ohio, when he's approached by a man named... show more
Detective Amos Decker discovers that a mistake he made as a rookie detective may have led to deadly consequences in the latest Memory Man thriller in David Baldacci's #1 New York Times bestselling series.
Decker is visiting his hometown of Burlington, Ohio, when he's approached by a man named Meryl Hawkins. Hawkins is a convicted murderer. In fact, he's the very first killer Decker ever put behind bars. But he's innocent, he claims. Now suffering from terminal cancer, it's his dying wish that Decker clear his name.
It's unthinkable. The case was open and shut, with rock solid forensic evidence. But then Hawkins later turns up dead with a bullet in his head, and even Decker begins to have doubts. Is it possible that he really did get it wrong, all those years ago?
Decker's determined to uncover the truth, no matter the personal cost. But solving a case this cold may be impossible, especially when it becomes clear that someone doesn't want the old case reopened. Someone who is willing to kill to keep the truth buried, and hide a decades-old secret that may have devastating repercussions....
Publish date: 2016-04-16
Publisher: Grand Central Publishing
Pages no: 432
Edition language: English
Series: Amos Decker (#5)
David Baldacci, author; Kyf Brewer and Orlagh Cassidy, narrators I adore the Amos Decker series! The novels about him are easy to listen to and/or read. The big reveal never comes until the very end, but as the story builds, the mystery is always intriguing and absorbing. Decker’s family was murdere...
Are we trapped in bad memories? We do sometimes. That's why there are recreational drugs and alcohol to numb us into a state that we don't feel that much pain any more. Decker was back to visit the grave of his family on his daughter's birthday. He thought he has more time with his family so he mi...
David Baldacci doesn't write bad books, most are pretty good, like this book Redemption. Baldacci writes his characters very well. He doesn't spend a lot of time taking paragraphs or pages to describe rooms or the outdoors. In the Amos Decker series, he doesn't talk about feelings, because Amos d...