By Chris d'Lacey
While Michael Malone discovers his supernatural skill to change fact, he's recruited via a company devoted to investigating unusual and paranormal phenomena. He joins in hopes of discovering his father, who mysteriously vanished 3 years past. Michael's first activity is to resolve the secret of a puppy he rescued from a precarious clifftop -- a secret that leads him to an odd and sickly classmate and a tender lady who was once killed in a devastating coincidence. Stakes are excessive as Michael learns to harness his newfound skill and discover the lethal fact approximately his father's disappearance.
A daring and exciting story of trade realities, paranormal secret, and outstanding experience.
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She picked a cigarette out of a french enamel case, lit it with a pocket lighter, dropped case and lighter back into the bag and left the bag open. " "My God, let's not start quarreling again. I've been trying to get you on the phone all morning. " Her face tightened sharply. Her voice was soft. "Poor Owen," she said. 's man took me down to Lido. He thought I might know something about it. But he knew much more than I did. " She puffed silently at her cigarette and considered me with steady black eyes.
I'm not so crazy about that right now. I can believe that whatever you know about all this is under glass, or there would be a flock of Johns squeaking sole leather around this dump. You haven't got anything to sell. My guess is you need a little protection yourself. " It was a good guess, but I wasn't going to let him know it. I lit a cigarette and blew the match out and flicked it at the glass eye of the totem pole. "You're right," I said. "If anything has happened to Geiger, I'll have to give what I have to the law.
Uh-huh. A guy you just passed in the street. You wouldn't know him again. " Brody yawned. "It dropped out of his pocket," he leered. "Uh-huh. " "Sure. I was right here. Agnes was with me. " "I'm beginning to feel sorry for you again," I said. His eyes flicked wide and his mouth hung loose, the cigarette balanced on his lower lip. "You think you're smart and you're so goddamned dumb," I told him. " His cigarette jerked and dropped ash on his vest. "Thinking about how smart you are," I said. "Take the air," he growled suddenly.
A Dark Inheritance (Unicorne Files, Book 1) by Chris d'Lacey