The Last Bodyguard
When a teen goes missing, ex-military bodyguard Ryan Lock will do what it takes to save her from a chilling fate…. “Black writes with the pace of Lee Child and the heart of Harlan Coben” (New York Times bestselling author Joseph Finder).
In the latest action-packed thriller from the award-winning novelist who writes with ‘the pace of Lee Child and the heart of Harlan Coben,’ ex-military bodyguard Ryan Lock plunges into the nightmare world of sex trafficking.
When fourteen-year-old Kristin Miller goes missing from her quiet home in the San Fernando Valley, her desperate family turns to ex-military bodyguard Ryan Lock. Along with his partner, Marine Corps veteran Ty Johnson,
Lock sets out on a journey that takes him deep into a dark, disturbing, and violent world where young women are selected, groomed, and then exploited by ruthless predators.
With law enforcement’s hands tied, Lock dispenses his own brand of street justice as he tracks down Kristin, taking revenge on anyone who stands in his way. Can he get to her before it’s too late?
Winner of the 2018 International Thriller Writers Award in New York for Second Chance
“This series is ace. There are deservedly strong Lee Child comparisons as the author is a Brit (Scottish), his novels US-based, his character appealing, and his publisher the same. ” Sarah Broadhurst, The Bookseller
“Sean Black writes with the pace of Lee Child and the heart of Harlan Coben. ” Joseph Finder, New York Times Bestselling Author of Buried Secrets