FRIEND OF THE DEVIL, Peter Robinson brings us the 17th book in 20
years featuring Chief Inspector Alan Banks. Fans of
Robinson’s series will be quite pleased with this effort, and
those unfamiliar with Banks and his team will find an easy
transition into this well-worked novel.
The premise of FRIEND OF THE DEVIL revolves around two terrible
slayings that happen within the same week on chilly March days in
the Eastvale district. Banks is investigating the rape and murder
of a popular female college student whose body is found in the
Maze, an area of intersecting alleyways in Eastvale.