Prayers for Rain. When a former client jumps naked from a Boston landmark, Private Investigator Patrick Kenzie wants to know why. Once a perky young woman. When a former client jumps naked from a Boston landmark, Private Investigator Patrick Kenzie wants to know why. Once a perky young woman in love with life. Prayers for Rain [Dennis Lehane] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. When a former client jumps naked from a Boston landmark, Private.

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It fades and there’s-” I cleared my throat. It’s their long and deep pryers of each other that binds their hearts, even though it’s along a bumpy and winding road. Even after saying all that, I still love this book and my Patrick. Very few cliches here, mostly well-written stuff. There fro to be a law that keeps them from ever leaving the beach.

In a rush, Patrick deletes the voicemail and promptly forgets about it.

Prayers for Rain

Jul 27, Bryce Wilson rated it really liked it Shelves: The family secrets begin to unravel. Once a perky young woman in love with life, her suicide is the final fall in a spiral of self-destruction. Karen’s family is uncooperative and clearly hiding something. What he finds is a blackmailing stalker that anticipates his every move. The suspense is further heightened at the climax with several Dennis Lehane is one of my favorite mystery authors, who rarely fails to please me.

Yet, I found the surrounding plot on the edge of implausibility and the supporting cast a bit too stereotypical. I don’t trust myself to say dennie about this one without ruining surprises pleasant or otherwise.


Prayers for Rain (Kenzie & Gennaro, #5) by Dennis Lehane

View all 11 comments. Wishing to be saved? I devoured Prayers for Rain. I like the book.

I glanced down at her face again, resisted the urge to turn away from the hope in her eyes. I will always pick up a Lehane book, can’t help it. Was it in the bog scenes? View all 12 comments. It is easy rajn like Patrick Kenzie, the detective of this story, along with Angie Gennaro, his beloved partner- sometimes manager!

Prayers for Rain – Dennis Lehane

Lehane takes pains to build the world of his story. Anyway, this book was a lot easier to read, the story is good, really I took a Lehane break after Gone, Baby, Gone. The tragedy of Karen’s death is presented so well. Lehane writes beautifully I mean, it foor not great literature, but one does not look for it in a murder mystery ; Prayers for Rain will hook you and pull you in ednnis the first page, and the pace never lets up.

Karen Nichols emerges a fully realistic, tragic character, with all the usual human frailties and complexities. I could return them and then borrow them again but I thought what the heck lets at least read this one!

Stalk the villain for days? The current novel is a well-structured, well-written, and captivating book until about one third into the story.

White sheets and those fucking birds and it hurts, and all I can do is close my eyes and lie there and wish I didn’t feel like dying.


Somewhere in the middle of all that fatal unraveling. The Dennis Lehane born Aug 4th, is an American author. Jul 29, Harry rated it it was amazing Shelves: The breathtaking pace is not built through incessant physical action, but rather through the steadily increasing tempo of dramatic tension. Four months before she died. So, in summation, I’ll likely be subjecting myself to more of the twisted sweet torture of Lehane-land deviance soon enough.

He is the definition of being readable. Dec 08, Dan Schwent rated it it was amazing Shelves: Lehane takes this a step further and presents us with a three way split from Jack Reacher: P “Angie’s with me,” I said.

Once everything was falling into dennus at the end, I thought Hey. I know that this is part of the series but I only have this book so I read it gor. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. She lost her job and her home.

Sadly, only one book left, and here it is 23 years after he wrote the first Kenzie and Genarro. You wanted to play? I love the characters, Patrick, Angie and Bubba. A promising book turns into the dreaded page-turner: I needed to read lighter books with stories that didn’t make me feel like breaking down or getting angry because of stupid laws that make children’s lives miserable. I did prayerx complete.