<h2>Investigator Cassie Dewell is on the trail of the Lizard King, in the series that inspired <i>Big Sky</i>.</h2><p><b>It's the end of the road.</b></p><p>For three years, Chief Investigator Cassie Dewell has been hunting the Lizard King. Twice she's nearly had him and watched him slip through her fingers, but this time, the trap is set and she's certain she'll catch him.</p><p>But when the plan fails, and three policemen die in the chaos, Cassie loses her job. But she won't – she can't – give up the hunt. So when two teenage boys go missing and it looks like the Lizard King is involved, Cassie takes to the road.</p><p>A road from which, quite possibly, there is no return.</p><p>A road that ends in Paradise Valley.</p>
<p>For three years, Chief Investigator Cassandra 'Cassie' Dewell has been hunting the Lizard King. Twice she has come close to taking him, but this time she surely has him. The trap is set and baited...</p>
Sunday Times Crime Club (star pick)
'Box is not only an exemplary writer of crime novels; he is also a rancher, hunter and guide to the outback'
'Readers should find it mesmerizing'
'The gripping plot soon makes it difficult to take a break for reasons other than a house fire or other major emergency ... It's great stuff'
<p>Book 3 in the series that inspired the HBO and Disney+ series BIG SKY – now with a new cover look.</p>
<p>#1 <i>New York Times</i> bestselling author and Edgar and Barry Award-winner.</p>
<p>Box is translated into 27 languages, and has sold more than 500,000 C.J. Box books sold in the UK to date.</p>
<p>MARKET: Harlan Coben; Linwood Barclay. </p>