The Night Gardener
- Current Status
- In Season
- George Pelecanos
- Little, Brown and Company
- Fiction, Mystery and Thriller
We gave it an A-
After 20 years, a dormant D.C. serial killer seems to have struck again, reuniting three men who worked the old case.
A simple gunshot to the head.
An interracial couple’s teen son struggles after he enrolls in a posh Maryland school.
Like Pelecanos’ work on HBO’s The Wire, Gardener brims with meticulous, humane, sprawling authenticity — and takes its sweet time getting anywhere.