This sizzling tale is set deep in a Chicago winter. Wessel's hero, Harding, was once a licensed private investigator with an office, a partner, and a future, but then a simple little domestic case turned on him.
Now Harding's an ex-con working off the books on another simple little domestic case -- take a few pictures of a straying husband and his girlfriend -- but when the heartsick wife turns up at his door just as the girlfriend turns up dead, Harding knows he's in trouble. But not until the cops tell him that he's a murder suspect does he realize just how much trouble is headed his way.
Combining crisp, dark dialogue, telling detail, and a gift for razor's edge plotting and breakneck pacing, John Wessel has in This Far, No Further created a bold new style of hero and launched what promises to be a long and exciting career....Continua