By Edward Marston
The most recent in the house entrance Detective sequence by means of grasp of ancient fiction, Edward Marston. In June 1916, a tender lady is located lifeless in a cinema. Harvey Marmion and Joe Keedy are assigned the duty of discovering the killer who fled at nighttime. sooner than lengthy, extra sufferers, of remarkable similarity yet differing backgrounds, are discovered lifeless round the urban. in the meantime, miles from domestic, Marmion's son, Paul, prepares for all times at the entrance line as he marches in the direction of the conflict of the Somme.
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Real nice. " Ndula ordered. " It wasn't. On the outskirts of the town, Falzone stopped on a deserted block of warehouses, small manufacturing shops, and vacant lots. The taxi driver pointed to an alley between two buildings. "He ran off up there. " They paid the taxi man, and MacKenzie parked the big Cadillac at the kerb. " Pete wondered, looking all around at the deserted neighbourhood. "Maybe he just wanted to shake off the kidnappers," Bob said. " "That is quite possible, Records," Jupiter agreed.
He reached for the key. "Room twenty-nine, second floor at the front. " As they moved towards the elevator, MacKenzie shook his head doubtfully. "Why look at the room, Jupiter? He's not there. " "He was clearly suspicious of those men," Jupiter said, pressing the elevator button, "or he wouldn't have run from the hotel. He must have recognized them as the men who had tried to abduct him before. " Ndula asked. "He expected his message to bring Sir Roger to this hotel," Jupiter explained. " The elevator came, and they all got on.
He held out a small black box-like object about the size of a folder of safety matches. " Pete explained. . . " Bob took the little box. . " Jupiter stared at the small object. "That's not anything of ours! " Ian said. " Jupiter cried. "A microphone! Someone is listening to us! Hurry, we must get--" The voice spoke from outside the workshop--a familiar voice to all of them! "No hurry, boys. " The stocky kidnapper with the curly brown hair stepped into the workshop. The tall, dark one walked behind him.
Deeds of Darkness (The Home Front Detective, Book 4) by Edward Marston