• "[A] stellar effort...The punishing pace and internal plot logic perform in perfect tandem...Lehane proves he belongs in the big leagues with another gritty and surpassingly entertaining mystery"

    Publishers Weekly
  • "[Dennis Lehane] turns the hard-boiled detective novel into an elegiac treatise on the corruption of the soul. With the wonderfully written Sacred, he shows that he gets better each time out"

    Michael Connelly
  • "With its tight dialogue, explosive action scenes and heart wrenching emotional crises, Sacred is difficult to put down"

    The Times