The Crosskiller Author:Marcel Montecino An unhealthy layer of smog hanging ominously over the streets of Los Angeles neatly sets the mood for this dark, gritty thriller. To punish police Lt. Jack Gold for a bust gone wrong, his superior pulls him off the homicide squad and reassigns the veteran officer to a low-profile task force looking into a rash of racist graffiti. Shifting a ciga... more »r from one corner of his foul mouth to the other, Gold takes to his new duties reluctantly at first.
Filled with rage, a man is scrawling anti-Semitic graffiti on a synagogue wall in Los Angeles' affluent West Side -- and signs his handiwork with two dripping red crosses. But when the self-proclaimed Aryan begins to act out his murderous fantasies, the city is gripped by fear of The Crosskiller!« less
I was surprised for a first book how good it is and kept my interest. I found the characters interesting and their roles in the plot very well put together. The best part is you didn't figure it out until the very end. I found it was well written and a very very good read.