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 dead body of the first male victim (found at the sea front) in the medical examining room shows that he is still breathing in its last scene. 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