By M.D. Grayson
A latest model of a vintage whodunit: Seattle PI Danny Logan investigates the homicide of an attractive heiress.
Danny Logan has recognized for your time that his associate, Antoinette "Toni" Blair is a very proficient girl. but if she tells him one morning that Sophie Thoms is asking correct at her together with her "Mona Lisa Eyes", talking to her together with her gaze on my own, Logan starts off to fret. And for strong cause: Sophie Thoms used to be murdered 3 months ago.
The police are baffled through the case and so they supply no objections while Sophie's father, billionaire industrialist Sir Jacob Thoms, hires Logan PI to symbolize the relatives. Danny, Toni, and the remainder of the group dive headlong right into a overseas international - an international of wealth and privilege, an international of lovely ladies and their star boyfriends, a global the place basic limitations and bounds now not appear to follow.
They quickly study that this isn't your basic PI case. however, no one ever accused Danny Logan and Toni Blair of being your basic detectives.
NOW published! Danny Logan secret #5 - BLUE MOLLY is out!
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After which we’ve obtained Lawton, Judith Anne. DOB 5-16-87. i assume that makes her twenty-five. She’s at 148 12th road, #302, additionally up on Capitol Hill. No checklist for her in any respect. ” He’d pulled mug photographs of Bannister and a driver’s license picture of Judie Lawton. “A former coworker and an ex-con, either with ties to medicines, either in shut proximity to our homicide sufferer, either noticeable leaving along with her the evening she disappeared,” Toni acknowledged. “Should we be getting our hopes up? ” “I am,” I acknowledged. “Got nothin’ to do with hope,” Ron acknowledged. “Got every little thing to do with operating down leads. That’s all. operating ’em down. ” “Running ’em down,” Yoshi repeated. “Speaking of which,” Ron acknowledged, “maybe we should always name this guy’s boss on the 4 Seasons? See if he’s there ahead of we force over. ” “Call him? ” Yoshi stated. “What? And destroy the shock? ” Ron considered this for a moment, then he nodded and stated, “Good element. Let’s simply move. If he’s long gone, we’ll swing earlier his condominium and invite him over for a bit stopover at. ” He grew to become to Toni and me. “You care to tag alongside? you could experience with us. ” * * * * the chief on the 4 Seasons, a really great girl named Christina Richards, instructed us that Josh Bannister certainly labored on the resort as a development venture manager and had performed so for the final years. yet we’d ignored him. This previous Tuesday afternoon—day prior to yesterday—he’d walked in and all of sudden requested to start his two-week holiday on the finish of his shift. “I used to be surprised,” Christina acknowledged, “the unexpected discover and all. yet Josh is a troublesome worker—totally trustworthy. by no means reasons any hassle, by no means asks for whatever. The citizens all love him. And he has approximately years’ accumulated holiday that I’ve been threatening him to take advantage of or lose. ” She shrugged. “I didn’t have a very good cause to show him down, so I authorized it. He took off that afternoon, and we haven’t look him round right here on the grounds that. He’s nonetheless bought every week to move. ” We thanked her, loaded up, and rolled on over to his condo on Capitol Hill. He wasn’t there both. Nor was once his blue Ranger pickup within the parking zone. We stood at the sidewalk outdoor his development and talked it out. “We can’t pass within with out a warrant,” I acknowledged. “Correct,” Ron acknowledged. “And we can’t get a warrant simply because we don’t have possible reason yet,” Yoshi acknowledged. “Just a stoop, relatively. ” Ron nodded. “Correct, back. So we’ll do it the old school method. Yosh, once we come back, i would like you to begin operating down buddies and relations. ” “Will do. I already recognize he has a brother. observed it on his sheet. ” “Yeah? dwell round the following? ” “In a fashion of conversing. ” Ron cocked his head. “The hell’s that suggest? ” Yoshi smiled. “Gabriel Bannister. acquired busted an identical time Joshua did. He’s nonetheless dwelling on the significant condo in Monroe. received one other yr to head. ” “No shit. Joshua and Gabriel? seems like the oldsters have been of the biblical persuasion. I’ll guess they didn’t anticipate their boys to show out this manner. ” “Probably no longer. ” Ron thought of this. “With brother Gabriel in Monroe, probably we will be able to move seek advice from the fellow. He could hate police officers, yet nevertheless, he will possibly not.