They were best friends, four talented and charismatic young
men who lived charmed lives among the evergreens of Washington state: Kevin,
the artist; Steve, the sculptor; Scott, the nature lover and unabashed ladies'
man; and Mark, the musician and poet. With their stunning good looks,
whip-sharp minds, athletic bodies, and no lack of women who adored them, none
of them seemed slated for disaster.
But few knew the reality behind the leafy screen that
surrounded Seven Cedars, Scott’s woodland dream home, a tree house equipped
with every luxury. From this idyllic enclave, some of these trusted friends
would become the quarry for a vigilant Seattle police detective and an FBI
special agent, who unmasked clues to disturbing secrets that spawned murder,
suicide, million dollar bank robberies, drug-dealing, and heartbreaking
betrayal. When the end came in a violent stand-off, the ringleader of the
foursome, the fugitive dubbed “Hollywood” for his ingenious disguises and
flawless getaways; the persuasive talker who turned his friends into
accomplices faced a final chapter no one could have predicted. In a blast of
automatic gunfire, the highest and lowest motives of the human heart were, at
Along with four other true crime tales, The End of the
Dream is a masterful and compelling tour of the criminal mind from Ann
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