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The second blistering Elvis Cole novel from the bestselling author of THE FIRST RULE.

Bradley Warren had lost something very valuable, something that belonged to someone else: a rare thirteenth-century Japanese manuscript called the Hagakure.

Everything PI Elvis Cole knew about Japanese culture he’d learned from reading SHOGUN, but he knew a lot of crooks – and what he didn’t know, his sidekick Joe Pike did.

Together, Cole and Pike begin their search in L.A.’s Little Tokyo, the nest of the notorious Japanese mafia, the Yakuza – and find themselves caught up in a white-knuckled adventure filled with madness, murder and sexual obsession. Just another day’s work for Elvis Cole…

Reviews

STALKING THE ANGEL is a righteous California book: intelligent, perceptive, hard, clean
James Ellroy
Elvis Cole is the very best kind of hero
GUARDIAN
Brilliant... read this, then read all his others
MIRROR