The spectacular finale on the New York Times bestselling trilogy that began with Mr. Mercedes (winner in the Edgar Award) and Finders Keepers—In End of Watch, the diabolical “Mercedes Killer” drives his enemies to suicide, of course, if Bill Hodges and Holly Gibney don’t discover a method to stop him, they’ll be victims themselves.
In Room 217 in the Lakes Region Traumatic Brain Injury Clinic, something has awakened. Something evil. Brady Hartsfield, perpetrator in the Mercedes Massacre, where eight everyone was killed and much more were badly injured, has elevated the clinic for several years, inside a vegetative state. According to his doctors, anything approaching an entire recovery isn’t likely. But behind the drool and stare, Brady is awake, plus in possession of deadly new powers which allow him to wreak unimaginable havoc without ever leaving his hospital room.
Retired police detective Bill Hodges, the unlikely hero of Mr. Mercedes and Finders Keepers, now runs an investigation agency regarding his partner, Holly Gibney—the woman who delivered the blow to Hartsfield’s head that put him around the brain injury ward. When Bill and Holly are known as to a suicide scene with ties on the Mercedes Massacre, they are pulled within their most dangerous case yet, the one which will placed their lives vulnerable, and also those of Bill’s heroic young friend Jerome Robinson with the exceptional teenage sister, Barbara. Brady Hartsfield is back, and planning revenge not only on Hodges and his awesome friends, but with an entire city.
In End of Watch, Stephen King brings the Hodges trilogy to your sublimely terrifying conclusion, combining the detective fiction of Mr. Mercedes and Finders Keepers while using heart-pounding, supernatural suspense that’s been his bestselling trademark. The result is an unnerving have a look at human vulnerability and chilling suspense. No one should it better than King.