The Dirty South
The Dirty South

The Dirty South 

Available in the US from Emily Bestler Books/ Atria October 20, 2020

Available in Ireland from Hodder & Stoughton August 20, 2020

Available in the UK and elsewhere from Hodder & Stoughton, August 20, 2020 

It is 1997, and someone is slaughtering young women in Burdon County, Arkansas.

But no one in the Dirty South wants to admit it.

In an Arkansas jail cell sits a former NYPD detective, stricken by grief. He is mourning the death of his wife and child, and searching in vain for their killer. Obsessed with avenging his lost family, his life is about to take a shocking turn.

Witness the dawning of a conscience.

Witness the birth of a hunter.

Witness the becoming of Charlie Parker.

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  • SBN: 9781473642003

  • Publication date: 18 Apr 2019

Praise For the Book

"Intelligent and subtle . . . Connolly is writing at the top of his game"

—Publishers Weekly