By David Housewright
Ex-St. Paul cop Rushmore McKenzie has extra time, and extra money, than he is familiar with what to do with. in reality, whilst he is prepared to confess it to himself (and he often isn't), Mac is downright bored. until eventually he comes to a decision to do a prefer for a pal dealing with a relations tragedy: Nine-year-old Stacy Carlson has been clinically determined with leukemia, and the one one with the matching bone marrow that could shop 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 anticipated pimps and drug buyers, however the course leads unusually to a couple of the towns' most useful businessmen, in addition to a couple of characters way more unsavory than the road hustlers he expected. As bullets fly and our bodies drop, Mac persists, basically 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 successful, witty hero Rushmore McKenzie, function a depraved one-two punch in a difficult price ticket domestic, a chain debut that boosts Housewright's well-earned recognition as one in all crime fiction's emerging stars.
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A Hard Ticket Home: A Mystery (Mac McKenzie series) by David Housewright