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Dark Horse: An Eddy Harkness Novel

(as Rory Flynn)

When a late-summer hurricane slams into Boston, Detective Eddy Harkness and his crew are thrown into the eye of a very different storm. Dark Horse, an especially deadly brand of heroin, is infiltrating the city – and only they can stop it.

Dark Horse, the much-anticipated second novel in the Eddy Harkness series, delivers a whirlwind tale that takes Boston crime into thrilling new territory.

“Rory Flynn is a terrific writer who knows how to spin a yarn with grit and confidence.”

— Dennis Lehane

“A turbo-charged adventure that kicks off with an apocalyptic flood.”

Boston Globe

“As stylish as Parker, as tough as Lehane.”

— Hank Phillippi Ryan

“A terrific atmospheric thriller.”

Library Journal

“Rich in character, riveting in storytelling and fierce in feeling, Dark Horse is both a crackling crime novel and a tough-yet- tender lovesong to a city.”

— Megan Abbott

“A perfect follow up to Third Rail, another smart installment in what is a real standout series.”

Book Bitch

“Flynn’s sharp eye for Boston – in sunshine and shadow – is matched only by his deep love of the city and its people.”

— Wallace Stroby