Stranger in Paradise - Jesse Stone, Bk 7 Author:Robert B. Parker The last time Jesse Stone, police chief of Paradise, Massachusetts, saw Wilson "Crow" Cromartie, the Apache hit man was racing away in a speedboat after executing one of the most lucrative and deadly heists in the town's history. Crow was part of a team of ex-cons who plotted to capture Stiles Island, a wealthy enclave off the Para... more »dise coast, by blowing up the connecting bridge. Resident were kidnapped, and some killed, and Crow managed to escape with a boatload of cash, never to be seen again. Until now.
When Crow shows up in Jesse's office some ten years after the crime, it's not to turn himself in. Crow is on another job, and this time he's asking for Jesse's help -- by telling him to stay out of his way.« less