By David Housewright
Ex-St. Paul cop Rushmore McKenzie has extra time, and more cash, than he understands what to do with. actually, whilst he is prepared to confess it to himself (and he frequently isn't), Mac is downright bored. until eventually he comes to a decision to do a prefer for a pal dealing with a kin tragedy: Nine-year-old Stacy Carlson has been clinically determined with leukemia, and the single one with the matching bone marrow that could keep 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 identified affiliates. He starts off with the predicted pimps and drug buyers, however the direction leads unusually to a couple of the towns' most beneficial 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, merely to discover that what he is trying to find, 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 profitable, witty hero Rushmore McKenzie, function a depraved one-two punch in a difficult price tag domestic, a chain debut that boosts Housewright's well-earned popularity as one among crime fiction's emerging stars.
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A Hard Ticket Home: A Mystery (Mac McKenzie series) by David Housewright