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By Simon Wood

Josh Michaels isn’t sought after lifeless or alive—just useless. That truth turns into shockingly transparent whilst a stranger runs his vehicle off the line. rather than a aiding hand, the guy supplies Josh a “thumbs down” and abandons him to what's possibly a watery grave. fortunately, Josh cheats death…this time. but if extra harrowing “accidents” threaten his lifestyles, it’s transparent he’s a marked guy.
Are his prior errors coming again to chew him? Or is whatever extra sinister afoot? and the way can he persuade his kinfolk, neighbors, and particularly the police officers that he’s at risk? The tougher Josh fights to stick alive, the extra decided his unknown enemy is to determine him lifeless. And the deeper he digs for solutions, the extra chilling the fact turns into. As his time and success quickly run out, he needs to unmask an insidious conspiracy bent on creating a killing—in extra methods than one.
Nerve-jangling noir doesn’t get a lot blacker than Simon Wood’s most sensible pace journey into cold-blooded homicide and hot-blooded vengeance.

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Und er wird Ihnen sagen, man handele in unser aller Interesse, im Namen der öffentlichen Sicherheit. Er wird Sie an das Entsorgungsunternehmen Russet Cleanup verweisen. » Auf der Flatbush Avenue rasten, begleitet von einem Hupkonzert, zwei Autos vorbei. » Dabei verstand ich eigentlich gar nichts. » �Weil die Wahrheit ihnen Angst macht. Sie könnte nämlich weitere Wahrheiten zutage fördern, die die Baubehörde ruinieren würden. » Ich warf einen Blick auf das Grundstück, dessen orangefarbene Begrenzung im Dämmerlicht leuchtete, und sah, dass der Boden ganz glatt geharkt war.

Ich nickte, lächelte und kam mir ziemlich gemein und blöd vor, bis ich schließlich eine lahme Entschuldigung zustande brachte. » �Wir haben uns ja auch nie offiziell vorgestellt. » Ich gab ihm die Hand. «Hallo, Joe. Freut mich, Sie kennenzulernen. Das ist ja wirklich nett. Ich habe niemanden mehr von der Insel getroffen, seit wir dort weggezogen sind. » �Mir nicht. » Amerika: So nannten die Inselbewohner das Festland, und der Name umfasste den ganzen Rest des Landes von Cape Cod bis nach Kalifornien.

Hugo hatte um acht einen Gerichtstermin in der Stadt, und wir verzichteten nur ungern auf die liebgewordene Gewohnheit des gemeinsamen Abendessens. Plötzlich störte mich dieser Anruf ungemein. Ich hatte keine Zeit für so was und hätte am liebsten gleich wieder aufgelegt. Gleichzeitig wusste ich, dass mein Ärger in keinem Verhältnis zu seinem Anlass stand. Ich drehte die Herdplatte unter dem Reistopf kleiner und lehnte mich an die Arbeitsfläche. » Da war dieser Moment, ein plötzlicher Spalt in der Zeit, ein Meer aus Schweigen, das sich zwischen uns ausbreitete, zwischen mir und dieser Tuesday, die einfach anrief, obwohl ich doch zu tun hatte, beschäftigt war.

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