. But the dead leader's four "privileged" attendants make it clear that the police are not welcome there--and the mysterious disappearance of two of the Order's members, including a child, turns an already uncomfortable situation even uglier and more incendiary. But then he vanished without any warning to his family or colleagues.
Jupiter's Bones: A Decker/Lazarus Novel Peter Decker and Rina Lazarus Series Book 11 #ad - And now he's dead--a vial of sleeping pills and an empty bottle of vodka standing near his lifeless body. Was ganz's death an accident? suicide? or did someone hasten Jupiter prematurely out of this world? These are the questions LAPD Lieutenant Peter Decker and his Homicide team are determined to answer as they enter the cult's fortresslike compound.
Serpent's Tooth: A Peter Decker/rina Lazarus Novel Peter Decker and Rina Lazarus Series Book 10William Morrow #ad - A man walks into a trendy los angeles restaurant -- a disgruntled ex-employee with an automatic weapon -- and seconds later, thirteen people are dead and thirty-two more have been wounded. It is a heinous act of mass slaughter that haunts Homicide Detective Peter Decker. But, though eyewitnesses saw only the lone gunman -- who apparently took his own life after his bloody work was done -- evidence suggests more than one weapon was fired.
. It is a disturbing inconsistency that sends Decker racing headlong into a sordid, labyrinthine world of Southern California money and power, on an investigation that threatens to destroy his reputation and his career.
Stalker: A Decker/Lazarus Novel Peter Decker and Rina Lazarus Series Book 12William Morrow #ad - Someone fiendishly relentless, and with decidedly evil intentions, is stalking her. Homicide detective Peter Decker never wanted the perils of his job to touch his family. But police work is in her blood, and she's determined to make it on her own -- even now, when her razor sharp instincts for danger are telling her that something is very wrong.
Stalker: A Decker/Lazarus Novel Peter Decker and Rina Lazarus Series Book 12 #ad - . The signs are impossible to ignore: things being moved around in her apartment, the destruction of personal effects. But now his two worlds have collided. A first year rookie with the lapd's Hollywood Division, Cynthia Decker became a cop against her father, Peter Decker's, wishes. But it's a harrowing trip down a dark canyon road that confirms Cindy's worst fears.
L. A. And with peter decker isolated from her troubles by his own investigation into a disturbing series of car-jackings, it's up to Cindy alone to find out who in her personal and/or professional life wants her frightened or harmed. Or dead.
The Forgotten: A Decker/Lazarus Novel Peter Decker and Rina Lazarus Series Book 13William Morrow #ad - Then ernesto is found brutally murdered, along with his therapist, Dr. For decker and his wife, unraveling the truth behind Ernesto's violent death becomes more terrifying with each sinister twist. Mervin baldwin, at an exclusive nature camp that caters moneyed, troubled children. Rina's small storefront synagogue has been desecrated with anti-Semitic graffiti and grisly Nazi death camp photographs.
The Forgotten: A Decker/Lazarus Novel Peter Decker and Rina Lazarus Series Book 13 #ad - Rina lazarus and her husband, lapd homicide Lieutenant Peter Decker, are shocked by an outrage that cuts close to the spiritual heart of their family. For lethal secrets with roots in the horrors of a past genteration are coming to the surface, propelling Peter and Rina into a ghastly world of ruthless parents and damaged youth -- and toward a dark evil and its ultimate retribution.
The alleged perpetrator is seventeen-year-old Ernesto Golding, a "rich kid" obsessed with haunting suspicions about the origins of his Polish paternal grandfather.
Prayers for The Dead: A Peter Decker/Rina Lazarus Novel Peter Decker and Rina Lazarus Series Book 9William Morrow #ad - Prayers for The Dead: A Peter Decker/Rina Lazarus Novel Peter Decker and Rina Lazarus Series Book 9 #ad - Azor sparks in an alley behind a restaurant is greeted with public outrage and a demand for swift, sure justice. But the investigation into the well-known surgeon's death is raising too many questions and providing too few answers for homicide detective Lieutenant Peter Decker. Why, for example, would the family of a man so beloved respond to his slaying with more surprise than grief? And what linked a celebrated doctor with strict fundamentalist beliefs to a gang of outlaw bikers? But the most unsettling connection of all is the one that ties the tormented Sparks family to Peter Decker's own -- and the secrets shared by a renegade Catholic priest.
. And decker's wife, Rina Lazarus. The brutal murder of Dr.
Justice: A Decker/Lazarus Novel Peter Decker and Rina Lazarus Series Book 8William Morrow #ad - For he knows in his gut this crime goes much deeper and higher than anyone expects -- and that true justice, brutal and complete, has yet to be done. But even the confession of a disturbed kid with cold "killer eyes" cannot soothe Decker's inner torment. The cruel and bizarre slaying of a beautiful teen leads Detective Decker into the dark heart of an exotic subculture: the seamy, sometimes violent world of Southern California's rootless, affluent youth.
Stone Kiss Peter Decker and Rina Lazarus Series Book 14Grand Central Publishing #ad - Thrust into a deadly maze of deceit, lies, and danger, the couple can no longer trust anyone -- friend or family. And when salvation is finally within Decker's grasp, it can only be delivered by a depraved lone wolf, hell-bent on his own personal vengeance. Lapd lieutenant peter decker and rina lazarus have their toughest and most emotional case ever when a family member is murdered and another goes missing in this "high-voltage" thriller from New York Times bestseller Faye Kellerman Booklist.
The rabbi's brother-in-law was found slain in a seedy hotel room in upper Manhattan, with whom he was spending the day, and the victim's 15-year-old niece, is missing. A horrible murder has occurred in the family of his half-brother, Rabbi Jonathan Levin. Rina lazarus has some shocking news for her husband, LAPD Lieutenant Peter Decker.
Stone Kiss Peter Decker and Rina Lazarus Series Book 14 #ad - . But what starts out as simple inquiries soon evolves into a twisted and perilous journey -- from the darkened slums of New Jersey and the deserted industrial streets of New York to the recesses of sexual perversity and the hidden meeting places of Hasidic outcasts. Decker, with rina at his side, immediately heads out to New York to assist in the investigation.
Street Dreams Peter Decker and Rina Lazarus Series Book 15Grand Central Publishing #ad - While on routine patrol, LAPD Officer Cindy Decker rescues a newborn abandoned in an alley dumpster.
Sanctuary: A Decker/Lazarus Novel Peter Decker and Rina Lazarus Series Book 7William Morrow #ad - A diamond dealer and his entire family have mysteriously disappeared from their sprawling Las Angeles manor, leaving the estate undisturbed and their valuables untouched. Then a second dealer is found murdered in Manhatten, catapulting Decker and his wife, Rina, into a heartstopping maze of murder and intrigue that spans the globe.
. Only to touch down dangerously in their own backyard. A diamond dealer and his entire family have mysteriously disappeared from their sprawling Los Angeles manor, leaving the estate undisturbed and their valuables untouched. Investigating detective Decker is stumped--faced with a perplexing case riddled with dead ends.
Sanctuary: A Decker/Lazarus Novel Peter Decker and Rina Lazarus Series Book 7 #ad - Then a second dealer is found murdered in manhattan, Rina, catapulting Decker and his wife, into a hearstopping maze of murder and intrigue that spans the globe. Investigating detective Decker is stumped--faced with a perplexing case riddled with dead ends. Only to touch down dangerously in their own backyard.
The Burnt House: A Decker/Lazarus Novel Peter Decker and Rina Lazarus Series Book 16William Morrow #ad - But the fate of the unaccounted-for flight attendant—twenty-eight-year-old Roseanne Dresden—remains a question mark more than a month after the horrific event, when the young woman's irate stepfather calls, insisting that she was never onboard the doomed plane. But why, then, was roseanne's name included on the passenger list?Under intense pressure from the department to come up with answers, dangerous secrets, Decker launches an investigation that carries him down a path of tragic history, and deadly lies—and leads him to the corpse of a three-decades-missing murder victim.
Lieutenant peter decker works overtime to calm rampant fears of a 9/11-type terror attack. Instead, she was most likely murdered by her abusive, he claims, unfaithful husband. At 8:15 in the morning, a small commuter plane carrying forty-seven passengers crashes into an apartment building in Granada Hills, California.
The Burnt House: A Decker/Lazarus Novel Peter Decker and Rina Lazarus Series Book 16 #ad - Shock waves ripple through Los Angeles, as L. A. P. D. And there is no sign of an airline employee who was supposedly on the catastrophic flight. Decker and his wife, rina, have personal reasons for being profoundly shaken by the tragedy, since the "accident" occurred frighteningly close to their daughter Hannah's school.
Combining relentless suspense with intense, multilayered human drama, The Burnt House is Faye Kellerman at her mesmerizing best.
The Mercedes Coffin: A Decker/Lazarus Novel Peter Decker and Rina Lazarus Series Book 17William Morrow #ad - Wife rina lazarus offers a cool, as always, despite her growing concern for her husband's welfare—as past and present collide with a vengeance, rational outlook, catapulting Decker ever closer to the edge of an infinite dark abyss. Billionaire genoa greeves believes the lapd should finally solve the fifteen-year-old execution-style murder of her favorite teacher, Bennett Little—especially now that Hollywood music producer Primo Ekerling has been slain in an eerily similar manner: shot and stuffed into the trunk of his Mercedes-Benz.
The Mercedes Coffin: A Decker/Lazarus Novel Peter Decker and Rina Lazarus Series Book 17 #ad - Lieutenant peter decker resents having to commit valuable manpower to a cold case simply because a rich woman says, now retired, suspiciously commits suicide hours after he and Decker talk, "Jump!" But when a primary investigator in the Little case, the detective realizes something evil's connecting the dots in two murders separated by a decade and a half.