By Eric Ambler
An opportunity stumble upon with a Turkish colonel with a penchant for British crime novels leads secret author Charles Latimer right into a global of sinister political and felony maneuvers during the Balkans within the years among the realm wars. Hoping that the profession of the infamous Dimitrios, whose physique has been pointed out in an Istanbul morgue, will encourage a plot for his subsequent novel, Latimer quickly reveals himself stuck up in a shadowy internet of assassination, espionage, medicinal drugs, and treachery.
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Publication Date: 2016-02-02
Number of Pages: 304
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The manhattan instances bestselling writer of An Early Wake returns to eire the place Sullivan's Pub proprietor Maura Donovan will get combined up with smugglers.
After calling eire domestic for 6 months, Boston expat Maura Donovan nonetheless has much to profit approximately Irish ways-and Sullivan's Pub is her lecture room. Maura didn't in simple terms inherit a enterprise, she inherited a tight-knit neighborhood. And while a tragedy moves, it's the debate of the pub. a neighborhood farmer, out for a walk at the seashore along with his younger son, has mysteriously disappeared. Did he drown? Kill himself? the kid can say merely that he observed a ship.
Everyone from the neighborhood gardai to the Coast shield is scouring the Cork coast, but if a physique is ultimately introduced ashore, it's the inaccurate guy. An unintended drowning or anything extra sinister? Trusting the phrases of the boy and hearing the suspicions of her worker Mick that the lacking farmer may have run afoul of smugglers, Maura comes to a decision to enquire the abandoned coves and remoted inlets for herself. yet this time she should be stepping into over her head. ..
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Author identify: Sheila Connolly
Author Description: Sheila Connolly has taught artwork historical past, established and advertised municipal bonds for significant towns, labored as a employees member on statewide political campaigns, and served as a fundraiser for a number of non-profit firms. She additionally controlled her personal consulting corporation delivering genealogical learn providers. Now a full-time author, she thinks writing mysteries is lots extra enjoyable than any of her prior occupations.
She is a member of Sisters in Crime-New England (president 2011), the nationwide Sisters in Crime, and the outstanding online SinC bankruptcy, the Guppies. She additionally belongs to Romance Writers of the United States and secret Writers of America.
Sheila is Regent of her neighborhood DAR bankruptcy, and a member of the Society of Mayflower Descendants. She's additionally the grandchild of Irish immigrants (in case you're nervous that she's a snob). as well as family tree, Sheila loves restoring previous homes, traveling cemeteries, and touring. She is married, and has one daughter and cats.
She blogs with Poe's lethal Daughters and secret Lovers' Kitchen on Fridays, and Killer Characters the twenty fifth of every month.
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I opened the little cubicle. Tucked into the insulated bin was a Glock 22. 40 rounds in the magazine, one in the chamber. Julianne made a mewing sound in the back of her throat. ” Morrissey swerved across traffic and onto a ramp leading to the expressway. Tires squealed and horns honked. I glanced out the back window in time to see the van complete the same risky maneuver. ” Morrissey’s tone was dry, as calm and still as I’d noted when I’d first seen him outside the hotel. He drove on, a mile, two, five humming by under the tires, Hawk Nose and his boys still following.
I knew how to swim well enough, and once I got myself beyond the terror of being plunged into water, I could do okay. But that didn’t make it easy. Julianne’s grabbing and thrashing made keeping my own fear in check more challenging. When panicked, a drowning swimmer can pull down anyone attempting a rescue. If this kept up, I would have to dive deep, forcing her to choose between holding onto me or self-preservation. Once she let go, I would be able to secure her with a cross chest carry. I preferred it wouldn’t go that far.
He accelerated, weaving through a caravan of slower moving cars. ” My turn to nod. And seeing that I’d already delivered Julianne to Morrissey, my part of the operation was over. Not that now would be a convenient time to take my leave. ” I sensed Julianne’s glance from Morrissey to me. I met her eyes. ” “We’re the good guys. ” “Protect me? ” She eyed me as if I was crazy and she was afraid it would rub off. I thought once more about Jacob’s orders, that she not be harmed in any way. Was this really human trafficking?