By Robert Galbraith
Private investigator Cormoran Strike returns in a brand new secret from Robert Galbraith, writer of the number 1 foreign bestseller The Cuckoo's Calling.
When novelist Owen Quine is going lacking, his spouse calls in deepest detective Cormoran Strike. first and foremost, Mrs. Quine simply thinks her husband has long gone off via himself for a number of days—as he has performed before—and she wishes Strike to discover him and produce him home.
But as Strike investigates, it turns into transparent that there's extra to Quine's disappearance than his spouse realizes. The novelist has simply accomplished a manuscript that includes toxic pen-portraits of just about each person he is familiar with. If the radical have been to be released, it will smash lives—meaning that there are many those who may want him silenced.
When Quine is located brutally murdered lower than weird and wonderful situations, it turns into a race opposed to time to appreciate the inducement of a ruthless killer, a killer not like any Strike has encountered before...
A compulsively readable crime novel with twists at each flip, THE SILKWORM is the second one within the hugely acclaimed sequence that includes Cormoran Strike and his made up our minds younger assistant, Robin Ellacott.