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The Likeness: A Novel (Dublin Murder Squad, Book 2) by Tana French

By Tana French

Detective Cassie Maddox continues to be attempting to care for the occasions of within the Woods. She is out of the homicide Squad and has all started a courting with fellow detective Sam O'Neill yet is simply too badly shaken to decide to Sam or to her occupation. Then Sam is allotted a brand new case, that of a tender lady stabbed to loss of life simply outdoors Dublin. He calls Cassie to the homicide scene and he or she reveals the sufferer is surprisingly well-known. in truth, she is Cassie's double. not just that, yet her identification says she is Lexie Madison the identification Cassie used, years in the past, as an undercover detective. without leads, no suspects and no clues, Cassie's previous undercover boss spots the potential of an entire life: to ship Cassie undercover within the lifeless girl's position. She may well decide up info the police might by no means listen and tempt the killer to complete the task. So Cassie strikes into Whitethorn residence, poses as a post-grad pupil, and prepares to go into Lexie's global.

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And he told me. There is no starry sky anywhere like the starry sky in South Florida when you are fourteen and camping out with Dad. Even if he’s only your foster dad. And even if the sight of all those stars merely fills you with a kind of satisfaction, emotion being out of the question. You don’t feel it. That’s part of the reason you’re here. The fire has died down and the stars are exceedingly bright and foster dear old dad has been quiet for some time, taking small sips on the old-fashioned hip flask he has pulled from the outside flap of his pack.

It was full dark now, but I steered by a radio tower a few degrees to the left of my home water. So be it. Harry had always been right, he was right now. Don’t get emotionally involved, Harry had said. So I wouldn’t. I would help Deb. C H A P T E R T 5 he next morning it was raining and the traffic was crazy, like it always is in Miami when it rains. Some drivers slowed down on the slick roads. That made others furious, and they leaned on their horns, screamed out their windows, and accelerated out onto the shoulder, fishtailing wildly past the slowpokes and waving their fists.

Stylish, but practical. I headed for the closest rayon shirt in the knot of people around the body. It belonged to Angel Batista-no-relation, as he usually introduced himself. Hi, I’m Angel Batista, no relation. He worked in the medical examiner’s office. At the moment he was squatting beside one of the garbage bags and peering inside it. I joined him. I was anxious to see inside the bag myself. Anything that got a reaction from Deborah was worth a peek. “Angel,” I said, coming up on his side. ” he said.

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