By David Housewright
Ex-St. Paul cop Rushmore McKenzie has extra time, and extra money, than he is familiar with what to do with. in truth, whilst he is prepared to confess it to himself (and he frequently isn't), Mac is downright bored. till he comes to a decision to do a want for a pal dealing with a family members tragedy: Nine-year-old Stacy Carlson has been clinically determined with leukemia, and the single one with the matching bone marrow which could shop her is her older sister, Jamie. hassle is, Jamie ran clear of domestic years in the past.
Mac starts combing the backstreets of the dual towns, monitoring down Jamie's final recognized affiliates. He starts off with the predicted pimps and drug purchasers, however the direction leads unusually to a couple of the towns' most useful businessmen, in addition to a number of characters way more unsavory than the road hustlers he expected. As bullets fly and our bodies drop, Mac persists, basically to discover that what he is searching for, and why, usually are not precisely what he'd imagined.
David Housewright's uncanny skill to show the dual towns into an unique, brooding backdrop for noir fiction, and his successful, witty hero Rushmore McKenzie, function a depraved one-two punch in a difficult price tag domestic, a sequence debut that enhances Housewright's well-earned recognition as certainly one of crime fiction's emerging stars.
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A Hard Ticket Home: A Mystery (Mac McKenzie series) by David Housewright