By Simon Wood
Hayden Duke simply landed a coveted agreement gig with Marin layout Engineering, principally due to his previous pal, Shane Fallon. Shane had drifted away in recent times, basically to resurface with a dream task for Hayden. The gig appears like a cinch until eventually Hayden discovers key dressmaker at the top-secret venture has simply devoted suicide by way of strolling directly into the ocean.
The dream task turns into a nightmare whilst Shane takes his personal lifestyles in a probably drug brought on stupor. the single clue to Shane’s dying is an email with an encrypted dossier he sends to Hayden. It’s a dossier humans may kill to own.
The police already suspect Hayden within the death—because of a bogus drug cost from the past—and discovering somebody to belief turns out very unlikely. Now Hayden’s obtained to threat wasting everything…before he loses his existence.
From the writer of Paying the Piper and Accidents ready to Happen, We All Fall Down is the most recent installment of Simon Wood’s pedal-to-the-metal mystery catalog.
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Dennoch hatte Catherine, so erinnerte sich Delorme, etwas Dominantes, ja beinahe etwas Herrisches, selbst wenn man von ihrer psychischen Krankheit wusste. Womöglich war es sogar eine Auswirkung dieser Krankheit, die Aura eines Menschen, der in die Tiefen des Wahnsinns hinabgestiegen und zurückgekehrt war, um davon zu berichten. Nur diesmal war sie nicht zurückgekommen. Und vielleicht war es sogar besser so für Cardinal, dachte Delorme. Vielleicht war es nicht das Schlechteste für ihn, von dieser Last befreit zu sein.
Was soll das? Wie würden Sie sich fühlen, wenn es um Ihre Frau ginge? « �Dann schlage ich vor, dass Sie mich darüber aufklären, was los ist, Detective. « Und so saß Cardinal eine Stunde später zusammen mit dem Bürgermeister von Algonquin Bay in seinem Auto auf dem Parkplatz des Birches. Auch wenn der Name etwas anderes vermuten ließ, stand nicht eine einzige Birke in der Nähe des Motels. Es lag mitten in der Innenstadt auf der MacIntosh Street, wo weit und breit überhaupt kein Baum zu sehen war.
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