Prayers for Rain. When a former client jumps naked from a Boston landmark, Private Investigator Patrick Kenzie wants to know why. Once a perky young woman. When a former client jumps naked from a Boston landmark, Private Investigator Patrick Kenzie wants to know why. Once a perky young woman in love with life. Prayers for Rain [Dennis Lehane] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. When a former client jumps naked from a Boston landmark, Private.

Author: Marr Darr
Country: Kosovo
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Medical
Published (Last): 13 November 2017
Pages: 225
PDF File Size: 14.86 Mb
ePub File Size: 15.33 Mb
ISBN: 896-2-68452-471-5
Downloads: 20258
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Mausida

Nov 23, Lukasz Pruski rated it it was ok. Angie has gone to work for another detective agency, and Dnenis is operating solo. I don’t trust myself to say much about this one without ruining surprises pleasant or otherwise. We need a delivery man. Ten times worse now. The first third of the novel, maybe even a half, reads like real literature, well-written, and captivating. Even after being reunited with Fog, can Patrick put a stop to the blackmailer’s reign of terror? Was it in the bog scenes?

Quotes from Prayers for Rain. What started off as another excellent Lehane book was ruined by the last couple of pages for me, unfortunately.

Prayers for Rain

I’m going to denjis Kenzie and Gennaro I’ve been putting off this book for awhile, but well I had a train to dennsi and it was just staring at me. Finding out what happened to cause the girl to commit suicide reveals that h Prayers for Rain get 4 Starshad to take one away. Yet six months later, she jumps to her death from the observatory deck of a sky scraper.


The plotting is good, after a bit of a slow start, and moves along well, dragging us happily with it as usual.

Dec 08, Dan Schwent rated it it was amazing Shelves: The Dennis Lehane born Aug 4th, is an American author. Say this for Lehane he writes a good villain. However, the book remains a good read. And second, the unabashed, open and joyful love between Holly and her Warren.

A brief synopsis of the setup: It made the book about pages too long. White sheets and those fucking birds and it hurts, and all I can do is close my eyes and lie there and wish I dennks feel like dying.

Prayers for Rain – Dennis Lehane

Paperback Amazon Barnes and Noble. Retrieved from ” https: Lists with This Book. Six weeks later, as he is leaving town for a vacation with fuck-buddy Vanessa, Karen calls Kenzie asking for help. I also loved the dialogue. P “Angie’s with me,” I said. Apr 10, Zach rated it really liked it Shelves: The villain of the piece was very chilling and his competence made him that much more frightening.

Stalk the villain for days?

Hercule Poirot and his little grey cells, and the cosy drawing-room British murder mystery where violence almost always takes place backstage, is more to my taste.

The MCs were great.

She just wants to marry her boyfriend and lead a normal life. Feb 13, Fred rated it did not like it Shelves: There will be more Bubba Rogowskieven an extra dose of what makes the beloved bruiser tick.

I felt the pain and loss, as I always do when bright young people are hurt or lose their way. At some point th ” For four hours, she’d sat up there, twenty-six stories above blue cement, and considered whether she’d go through with it or not.


By then it is too late, as Karen is dead. In Prayers for Rainthey meet their most sadistic and diabolical villain yet. The unforgettable, well-written conversation between Kenzie and Karen’s mother and stepfather makes it hard not to get angry at the degree of harm that parents can do to their children. I could return them and then borrow them again but I thought what the heck lets at least read this one! View all 12 comments. For more of my reviews, please visit: Deftly plotted, it is gritty, suspenseful, often violent and offers endless surprises.

Jun 14, Mara rated it it was amazing Shelves: But that love we’d had and those selves we’d been were gone, placed in a box like old photographs and letters you’d never read lehaen. This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. That would be a huge mistake Let the real games begin, motherfucker.

And later, Kenzie refuses Bubba’s offer of a M when they are going for the final showdown shootout. Let the real game begin, motherfucker. This was much better than I had feared. I wanted to see the movie; and since I make it a point never to see a mystery movie without reading the book, I read the book-and was hooked.