The Executioner's Art by David Fine

The Executioner's Art

David Fine

A vicious killing by sand-blasting, a self-seeking, incompetent police force, and as a final touch a murderer I ended up feeling sorry for. What a page-turner!

Extract

The empty building hid the screams of the two beat officers. Held them as they screamed at each other and the flash-lit carnage in the blackness below the corrugated roof.

Parallels
  • Carol by Patricia Highsmith
  • Killshot by Elmore Leonard