By David Putnam
"Bruno Johnson believes so passionately in justice that he’ll lie, cheat, and scouse borrow to accomplish it—and he’ll pulverize anyone who will get in his way.” —Booklist
The Squandered propels Bruno into an emotionally charged high-speed chase as he and Marie depart their rescued teenagers in Costa Rica and possibility returning to the united states on the request of Bruno’s terminally unwell father. Bruno’s estranged and incarcerated brother wishes Bruno to assist rescue his kidnapped younger grandchildren—children that Bruno hadn’t identified existed.
Bruno can't deny his father, and Marie won't allow Bruno cross by myself. As fugitives, they go back to the U.S. to stand not just impending arrest, but additionally to confront ruthless kidnappers, drug purchasers, and govt brokers who will cease at not anything to maintain a mystery buried forever.
Glimpses of Bruno’s legislations enforcement previous make clear the mayhem they come upon after they are chanced on in l. a.. it sounds as if Bruno’s brother, Noble, has inadvertently kicked a hornet’s nest of criminals, either out and in of criminal. He has additionally stirred up quite a few legislation enforcement companies seeking to discover a long-missing cache of 9 million money’ worthy of cocaine, and Noble’s grandchildren are stuck within the crosshairs.
The chase, the brutality, and the emotional rigidity checks Bruno and Marie’s courting and strength them to outline family—what’s ok to forgive, and what should not be forgotten. Armed with a brand new ethical code, will they dwell lengthy adequate to place it into practice?
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The Squandered (A Bruno Johnson Thriller) by David Putnam