In the small town of Paradise, Massachusetts, the experienced Chief of Police Jesse Stone is investigating a murder and a rape case. When a series of murders happen with the same "modus-operandi", Jesse discloses the identity of the killers. However, without the motive, proof or weapon, he has to wait for an opportunity to catch the murderers. Written by
Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Did You Know?
This is the fourth book in Robert B. Parker
's Jesse Stone series, which exists in the same universe as Spenser: For Hire
(1985), whose pilot episode was an adaptation of the fourth book in that series. See more
The bathroom Bo is cornered in is clearly a women's bathroom. There are no urinals and as he knocks open the doors to the stalls, a tampon dispenser can clearly be seen on the wall. See more
Chief Jesse Stone
Guys been shot, Jesse.
Opening credits: par · a · dise (par-uh-dis) n. 1. A place of ideal beauty or loveliness. 2. A state of delight. 3. Paradise, Massachusetts (town, FIPS 55520) Location: 42°40677' N, 70°81223' W Population (4587): 25408 (7633 housing units) Area: 17.3 sq. mi. (land), 41.8 sq. mi. (water) Zipcode(s): 02587 See more
Followed by Jesse Stone: Thin Ice