By Andrew Gross, James Patterson
The Women's homicide membership returns in an incredibly suspenseful mystery. Plunging right into a burning city apartment, Detective Lindsay Boxer discovers 3 lifeless bodies...and a mysterious message on the scene. while extra corpses ensue, Lindsay asks her neighbors Claire Washburn of the clinical examiner's workplace, Assistant D.A. Jill Bernhardt, and San Francisco Chronicle reporter Cindy Thomas to assist her discover a assassin who vows to kill each 3 days. much more terrifying, he has exact one of many 4 buddies. Which one will or not it's?
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Tom raised his eyes upwards. ’ Laura looked around, chewing her lip. There were five exit routes for the shooter and apartments above most of the shops and bars. Laura noticed For Sale signs, meaning empty properties. The best place to start. ’ she asked. He sighed. ‘Right now, we don’t have one. Likely some crackpot did this, just for the attention. But we’re going to look into Dumas, see if he has any secrets. ’ ‘Why not? Drugs and gambling follow fame like a best friend. ’ Tom shook his head.
We need to know about Dumas. ’ ‘We all know everything there is to know about Dumas,’ I said. ’ ‘I don’t mean that rubbish. ’ I knew what Laura meant. The papers often held on to scandals when they got them, on the promise from worried agents that they’d get the best access to whichever celebrity it was. If a rival got hold of it, the story was run just to strike a blow at the competition. ’ She held out her hands. ’ Laura stalled at that. ’ She looked at me guardedly. ’ I shrugged. She sighed.
Laura looked at her inspector. She could see his forehead glistening with sweat. It was a simple shooting but she detected a fear, like he knew that whatever happened from now on would be crawled over by every hack in the land, breakfast news for the masses. ‘Maybe the gay thing was about Dumas,’ she said. ’ ‘I’m only guessing, but maybe it was some kind of violent outing. You read the papers. A few thousand men play football for money in this country, and maybe one, possibly two, have come out.