Not Safe After Dark: And Other Stories (Inspector Banks)
Not Safe After Dark And Other Stories - Inspector Banks Author:Peter Robinson From the New York Times bestselling author of Sleeping in the Ground comes this brilliantly nuanced short story collection of twenty stories -- most never before published in the US, and one of them an Edgar winner -- which also features three Inspector Banks tales. — In "Going Back", Inspector Banks' trip... more » to celebrate his parents' Golden Anniversary reveals how evil can wear many disguises. In the Edgar Award-winning "Missing in Action", thedisappearance of a young boy in the early days of WWII sparks a mob mentality with chilling results. "Innocence"captures the desperate plight of a man trapped by a set of coincidences that derail his life and lead him down a path he was destined to travel. The title story, Not Safe After Dark, is an exhilarating tale with a sudden conclusion that will leave readers’ hearts pounding.
Not Safe After Dark and Other Stories deftly explores the darkest edges of humanity in which everyday people must commit desperate acts as they face fear, temptation, and impulses too irresistible to control.« less