You Were Never Really Here – Jonathan Ames
“Ice-cold modern noir” Mr. Hyde
The inspiration for Lynne Ramsay’s award-winning film, starring Joaquin Phoenix
Joe has witnessed things that cannot be erased. A former FBI agent and Marine, his abusive childhood has left him damaged beyond repair.
So he hides away, earning a living rescuing girls who have been kidnapped into the sex trade. Now he’s been hired to save the daughter of a New York senator, held captive at a Manhattan brothel. But he’s stumbled into a dangerous web of conspiracy – and he’s about to pay the price.