By Carla Neggers
On what's imagined to be a quiet lengthy weekend in New Hampshire, Deputy U.S. Marshal Mackenzie Stewart is viciously attacked on the lakefront cottage of her buddy, federal pass judgement on Bernadette Peacham. Mackenzie fends off her attacker, yet he manages to flee. every thing indicates he's a deranged drifter--until FBI distinct agent Andrew Rook arrives.
With Rook, Mackenzie broke her personal rule to not become involved with someone in legislation enforcement, yet she understands he isn't up from Washington, D.C., to set issues immediately among them. He's on a case.
As the quest for the mysterious attacker keeps, the case takes an unforeseen flip while Mackenzie follows Rook again to Washington and reveals that Bernadette's former mentor, a once-powerful, now-disgraced pass judgement on who has been supplying Rook with info, has long gone lacking. Mackenzie and Rook observe the stakes are larger than both had imagined, and a grasp legal with not anything left to lose is ready to gamble everything.
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EPUB | English | 245 pages | ISBN 9780385753128
Published: Alfred A. Knopf, 2015
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Shay Remby and her gang of renegades have struck a blow to the Singular company. once they rescued Shay’s brother, Odin, from a mystery Singular lab, additionally they liberated a woman. Singular has been experimenting on her, attempting to implant a U. S. senator’s thoughts into her brain—with partial luck. Fenfang is now a woman who actually is aware too much.
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From no 1 bestselling masters of crime fiction comes a rare mystery approximately kin, homicide, and the secrets and techniques that refuse to stick buried.
It’s been greater than a yr on the grounds that LAPD detective Jacob Lev discovered the outstanding fact approximately his relatives, and he’s no longer coping good. He’s again to consuming, he’s no longer speaking to his father, the LAPD designated tasks division keeps to shadow him, and the reminiscence of a lady named Mai haunts him day and night.
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But they’ll know. ” Pause. “You’re clean here,” Slezak said. ” He laughed. “Up and at ’em. ” He had to let Slezak inside. In California they made you waive your Fourth Amendment rights when you got out of the joint. For all the time you were on parole, your PO could search you or your house or your vehicle without probable cause. All they had to do was show up. Gordon Slezak loved to show up. Mac sat down heavily in the old, cracked leather chair that had come with the place and waited. This shouldn’t take long.
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I hit my head and blacked out, I guess. ” She put her head in her hands. “Let me,” Ted said. ” The deputy paused, nodded.
Abandon by Carla Neggers