This is book number 5 in the The Jay Porter Series series.
“Gritty and gripping, with prose that cuts to the bone. Joe Clifford has crafted a modern noir that pulls no punches.” —Riley Sager, New York Times best-selling author
“Joe Clifford’s Rag and Bone is tough, tight, and engrossing, filled with genuine emotion and unsparing authenticity.” —Lou Berney, Edgar Award-winning author
“Clifford is one fine writer . . . for those who eat, drink, and sleep noir, this one's for you.” —Booklist
“As often happens in life for those with addiction issues, Clifford’s [Rag and Bone] doesn’t portray a fairy tale happy-ever-after ending. The author strives to depict through his characters the dangers of drug addiction. In that, he succeeds. Brilliantly!” —Bookreporter
Praise for the Jay Porter Series
“The depth of the characters. The vividness of the New Hampshire winter setting. The importance of the novel's theme. Joe Clifford’s a crime writer to pay attention to.” —David Morrell, New York Times best-selling author
“Joe Clifford writes the kind of books that I love to read, mysteries that not only make you think, but make you feel. He is a master at creating characters that bind to your DNA and stay with you long after the last page is turned.” —Allen Eskens, USA Today best-selling author