Robert B Parker's The Bitterest Pill by Reed Farrel Coleman

The opioid epidemic has reached Paradise and police chief Jesse Stone rushes to stop the devastation in the latest thriller in Robert B. Parker's New York Times bestselling series. Published in 2019, this hardcover book is in excellent condition....MORE
When a popular high school cheerleader dies of a suspected heroin overdose, it becomes clear that the opioid epidemic has spread to the small town of Paradise.  It'll be up to police chief Jesse Stone to unravel the supply chain and unmask the criminals involved.  As Stone digs deeper in the case he finds himself battling self interested administrators, reluctant teachers, distrustful school kids, and over protective parents.  At the end of line, Stone hopes to find the criminals, and they have a lucrative business to protect.  It's a fast read for the fan of a great thriller.  And if you like this book, Barney Loves Books has many more by Robert B Parker.  Contact us today at