By Marcia Muller
Sharon McCone, weary of San Francisco's chronic wet climate, jumps on the probability to enquire sabotage at the set of a documentary movie being shot at the island of Kauai. in response to the writings of Hawaiian pupil Elson Wellbright, the movie has incited significant controversy between a few of Wellbright's family who aren't apprehensive to determine the venture achieve of entirety. Vandalism speedy escalates into big-time violence, and McCone discovers a global of family members secrets and techniques, drug dealing, political insurgency, and homicide during this new crime novel through one of many world's so much cherished secret writers.
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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 Walk Through the Fire (Sharon McCone, Book 19) by Marcia Muller