By Henry Kane
While a lush brunette turns up all of sudden lifeless in a stranger's mattress, and an vintage broker (who is "mostly legit") settles down in a simple chair with a dagger in his again, and a big-time gambler drops all bets at the kitchen flooring in a pool of blood—then Peter Chambers, fiction's such a lot crowd pleasing, hard-boiled deepest eye, reveals himself staked out as sufferer quantity four in a high priced video game of dying and foreign intrigue.
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Armchair in Hell (Peter Chambers, Book 2) by Henry Kane