Out at Night

Out at Night

Susan Arnout Smith

Pub date
William Collins
A Format 111x178mm
448 pages
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Book Overview

The next installment of Susan Arnout Smith’s gripping detective series starring CSI detective Grace Descanso.

Thaddeus Bartholomew, a history professor, is forced at gunpoint to drive to a soy field. As he lies dying, he leaves a message on his answerphone at home in Morse code: find Grace Descans-. Cut off before finishing, the FBI need to know why he asked for Grace. Called back from the Bahamas where she is watching her daughter’s father build a bond with his little girl, Grace knows she hasn’t got much time to stop the killer.

A journey into a world of activism and violence, secrets and lies, ‘Out at Night’ is a breakneck rollercoaster of a thriller, gripping from the first page until the last.

About the author

Susan Arnout Smith is an award-winning playwright and scriptwriter, writing TV movies for ABC,CBS and Lifetime. ‘Out at Night’ is her second thriller.


  • Praise for ‘The Timer Game’:
  • ‘“The Timer Game” is a highly entertaining, intelligent, original yet classic thriller. Susan Arnout Smith has written a gem here – memorable characters and a fast and furious ticking-clock plot. A really good read!’ John Lescroart