By David Housewright

ISBN-10: 031232149X

ISBN-13: 9780312321499

ISBN-10: 084395681X

ISBN-13: 9780843956818

Ex-St. Paul cop Rushmore McKenzie has extra time, and more cash, than he understands what to do with. in reality, while he is prepared to confess it to himself (and he often isn't), Mac is downright bored. till he makes a decision to do a desire for a pal dealing with a relatives tragedy: Nine-year-old Stacy Carlson has been clinically determined with leukemia, and the one one with the matching bone marrow which could retailer her is her older sister, Jamie. difficulty 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 begins with the anticipated pimps and drug purchasers, however the course leads strangely to a couple of the towns' most precious 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, purely to discover that what he is trying to find, and why, are usually 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 troublesome price ticket domestic, a chain debut that boosts Housewright's well-earned attractiveness as one in every of crime fiction's emerging stars.

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