A young proprietor at Time Out Spa,Toby Baily,discovers his former lover naked and and dead on a massage table,more things are spoiled than just his white leather shoes.Detective Melba Reightman and partner Sam Jackson are called in to investigate and soon become embroiled in the most perplexing homicide case seen in years.
Toby was arrested for the murder of Geraldo Guzman,after a hunting knife engraved with his name on it was found in a load of wet laundry. He enlists the aid of Madame Zhou Li,practicing attorney and owner of Green Dragon Chinese Herbs and Teas.The peculiar octagenarian seems an unlikely choice to defend him,but soon prooves she has more than a few tricks up her sleeve. Toby joins forces with Reightman and Jackson and a shocking string of clues lead them closer to the killer.The badnews? Successfully solving the crime might unleash a firestorm on this Southern City and come at a price none of them are prepared to pay.
AUTHOR: JEFFERY CRAIG
TITLE: DONE RUBBED OUT
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Beneath the surface of Nina Holt’s perfect marriage lurks a life of terror inflicted upon her by her politically powerful husband Michael and his brother Greg, a sadistic detective. For over a decade, they have managed to kepp Nina imprisoned, using her to satisfy their every whim.
When Sam imitates Michael’s violence by lashing out at her, Nina knows it’s time for both of them to escape before Sam truly turns into the monster Michael is groming him to become. In her haste to escape, she crashed her car and a kind motorist, Case Herder offers her help. Nina accepts,unaware that he has his own plans for her, igniting a deadly game of cat and mouse as they flee across Tasmania with Sam. As Michael and Greg relentlessly hunt them down to Cradle Mountain, Nina finds herself with nowhere left to run. Cornered, she has no choice but to face evil heed-on.
AUTHOR: DARCY DANIEL
TITLE: THE DEVIL’S CRADLE
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