By Stephen King
On an island off the coast of Maine, a guy is located useless. There's no identity at the physique. purely the dogged paintings of a couple of neighborhood newspapermen and a graduate scholar in forensics turns up any clues.
But that's just the start of the secret. as the extra they know about the fellow and the baffling conditions of his dying, the fewer they comprehend. used to be it an very unlikely crime? Or anything stranger still...?
No one yet Stephen King may possibly inform this tale concerning the darkness on the center of the unknown and our compulsion to enquire the unexplained. With echoes of Dashiell Hammett's The Maltese Falcon and the paintings of Graham Greene, one of many world's nice storytellers provides a stunning story that explores the character of poser itself...