Download PDF by Brett Halliday: Blood on Biscayne Bay (Mike Shayne, Book 13)

By Brett Halliday

ISBN-10: 1504014332

ISBN-13: 9781504014335

Mike Shayne tangles with a Miami seashore blackmailer on behalf of a long-forgotten friend

It's been 4 years when you consider that his spouse used to be murdered, and Mike Shayne isn't prepared to recollect the outdated days. He's again in Miami while he sees Christine, as soon as his wife's closest pal, and anything in his intestine tells him to stick away. Newly married, Christine has racked up $10,000 in playing money owed, and she's able to pawn the single helpful factor she owns: a string of worthwhile pearls. She asks Shayne to make the handoff. The setup smells fishy, yet he is of the same opinion to help—not for Christine's sake, yet for the reminiscence of the lady he loved.

Through slightly quickly considering, Shayne erases the debt with no wasting the pearls. His customer can be thrilled, yet Christine is livid that he replaced the plan. earlier than lengthy, Shayne is trapped in an online of blackmail and homicide, the place the number 1 suspect is Mike Shayne.

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Her hand disappeared down t h e front of her dress, came out with something t h a t glittered in the reflected street lights. "Your watch," she said. Lester Leith took it unsmilingly. " She regarded him with a puzzled expression. " she asked. He shook his head. "Within ten seconds after I got in the cab," she said. "I sized you w #-. " Lester Leith returned t h e watch to his pocket. "I don't blame you," he said. Her next sigh was almost a groan. "And your wallet," she said. " She passed over his wallet.

For a moment t h e valet was speechless. Lester resumed. " The valet, his face purple now, whirled on his heel. "Very well," he gritted. "You've had your little joke. I tried to give you the facts you wanted because I thought you'd be interested. " And he strode toward the door which led from the room. Lester Leith watched the m a n with laughing eyes. a stalking elephant. Lester Leith, on t h e other hand, was closely knit, feline, quick-moving. "Scuttle," he called. The spy paused, his hand on the door.

Only I want to w a r n you t h a t t h e police will be watching you. as I Say they can't convict you of anything. " Bessie Bigelow nodded. "Guy," she proclaimed, "I like you, and I like the way you came across with the bail money. " Lester Leith's nod was r a t h e r impersonal. "Thanks, Bessie," he said. The cab rumbled on in silence. " Her hand disappeared down t h e front of her dress, came out with something t h a t glittered in the reflected street lights. "Your watch," she said. Lester Leith took it unsmilingly.

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