Brimstone (Pendergast #5) - Lincoln Child, Douglas Preston 8.08   34

Diogenes Trilogy, Book 1.

Brimstone

Behind the gates of a fabulous Hamptons estate, FBI Special Agent Pendergast comes upon the carnage of a gruesome crime: one that recalls the legendary horrors that befall those who make a Faustian pact with the devil. Surrounded by the choking stench of brimstone, the smoldering remains of art critic Jeremy Grove are found in a locked, barricaded attic next to a hoofprint singed into the floorboards.

Unable to resist a case that defies all but supernatural logic, Pendergast reunites with police officers Vincent D'Agosta (Relic) and Laura Hayward (Reliquary) to search for a more earthly explanation. But their investigation soon takes them from the luxury estates of Long Island and penthouses of New York City to the crumbling, legend-shrouded castles of the Italian countryside, where thirty years ago four men conjured up something unspeakable...

Category: Thriller

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Release date 2004
Details updated August 24, 2022

Pendergast :: Series

Series contains 19 primary works and has 19 total works.

Relic (Pendergast #1) 8.00   2
Reliquary (Pendergast #2) N/A
The Cabinet of Curiosities (Pendergast #3) 7.68   46
Still Life with Crows (Pendergast #4) 8.00   35
Brimstone (Pendergast #5) 8.08   34
Dance of Death (Pendergast #6) 7.74   23
The Book of the Dead (Pendergast #7) 7.76   21
The Wheel of Darkness (Pendergast #8) 6.88   17
Cemetery Dance (Pendergast #9) 6.92   14
Fever Dream (Pendergast #10) 7.50   14
Cold Vengeance (Pendergast #11) 7.24   13
Two Graves (Pendergast #12) 6.84   12
White Fire (Pendergast #13) 7.56   9
Blue Labyrinth (Pendergast #14) 7.72   11
Crimson Shore (Pendergast #15) 8.00   5
The Obsidian Chamber (Pendergast #16) N/A
City of Endless Night (Pendergast #17) N/A
Verses for the Dead (Pendergast #18) 8.00   2
Crooked River (Pendergast #19) 7.00   1

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