By J.A. Jance
During this “engrossing” (Publishers Weekly) mystery from New York occasions bestselling writer J.A. Jance, journalist- turned-investigator Ali Reynolds reveals a chilly case that places her at risk from a dangerous arsonist.
Lance Tucker, an incarcerated juvenile criminal and proficient hacker in his personal correct, is determined on fireplace one evening and seriously burned whereas striking Christmas in a lockup rec room. B. Simpson, Ali Reynolds’s fiancé and the fellow who helped placed Lance in reformatory, feels obliged to unravel what occurred. With Ali off in England to aid Leland Brooks at a reunion along with his long-estranged relations, B. turns to another person to aid out—Ali’s friend and Taser-carrying nun, Sister Anselm.
Meanwhile, in Bournemouth—Leland’s hometown—Ali starts off to enquire the decades-old homicide of Leland’s father, which Leland himself used to be suspected of committing. With unsolved murders on either side of the Atlantic, Ali, B., and Sister Anselm are united via their look for answers—and the jeopardy they get into as a result.
From the writer praised for her “inimitable, take-no-prisoners sort” (Kirkus Reviews), Moving Target sends Ali on a trans-Atlantic experience and immediately into the trail of a perilous killer.