By David Housewright
Ex-St. Paul cop Rushmore McKenzie has extra time, and extra money, than he understands what to do with. actually, whilst he is keen to confess it to himself (and he frequently isn't), Mac is downright bored. until eventually he makes 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 one one with the matching bone marrow which could shop 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 buyers, however the course leads unusually to a few 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, merely to discover that what he is trying to find, and why, aren't 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 ticket domestic, a chain debut that enhances Housewright's well-earned recognition as one in every of crime fiction's emerging stars.
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A Hard Ticket Home: A Mystery (Mac McKenzie series) by David Housewright