Book Review Coming… Hades by Candice Fox
Another great book recommendation from NetGalley. Can’t wait to get stuck into it this week!
A dark, compelling and original thriller that will have you spellbound from its atmospheric opening pages to its shocking climax.
Hades is the debut of a stunning new talent in crime fiction. Hades Archer, the man they call the Lord of the Underworld, surrounds himself with the things others leave behind. Their trash becomes the twisted sculptures that line his junkyard. The bodies they want disposed of become his problem for a fee.Then one night a man arrives on his doorstep, clutching a small bundle that he wants lost and Hades makes a decision that will change everything…
Twenty years later, homicide detective Frank Bennett feels like the luckiest man on the force when he meets his new partner, the dark and beautiful Eden Archer. But theres something strange about Eden and her brother, Eric. Something he cant quite put his finger on.When the two detectives are called to the scene of an attempted drowning, they find a traumatised victim telling a story thats hard to believe – until the divers start bringing up bodies. Frank is now on the hunt for a very different kind of serial killer: one who offers the sick and dying hope at murderous cost. At first, his partners sharp instincts come in handy. Soon, hes wondering if shes as dangerous as the man they hunt.