tough-but-tender Boston PI Spenser returns in an outstanding new addition to
the New York Times bestselling series from author Ace
Heywood is one of the New England Patriots’ marquee players—a hard-nosed
linebacker who’s earned his reputation as one of the toughest guys in the
league. When off-field violence repeatedly lands Heywood in the news, his slick
agent hires Spenser to find the men who he says have been harassing his client.
troubles seem to be tied to a nightclub shooting from two years earlier. But
when Heywood’s nine-year-old son, Akira, is kidnapped, ransom demands are
given, and a winding trail through Boston’s underworld begins, Spenser puts
together his own all-star team of toughs. It will take both Hawk and Spenser’s
protégé, Zebulon Sixkill, to watch Spenser’s back and return the child to the
football star’s sprawling Chestnut Hill mansion. A controversial decision from
Heywood only ups the ante as the clock winds down on Akira’s future. Download and start listening now!