The Scarecrow – Michael Connelly
His last assignment could be a killer …
Crime reporter Jack McEvoy is at the end of the line. His paper is cutting bidgets and his job is being axed. But Jack has other plans. He is following a final story that could see him winning a Pulitzer Prize, if he an get the story published.
Jack follows a 16 year old drug dealer who has confessed to a brutal murder. But jack thinks the confession is bogus and his inquires leads him to believe the actual killer is someone known as The Scarecrow, who operates completely below the police radar.