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Jesse stone is back on the job after a stint in rehab, and the road to recovery is immediately made bumpy by a series of disturbing and apparently racially motivated crimes, beginning with the murder of an African American woman. Yet, something about the angry twenty-something appeals to Jesse, and he takes Cole under his wing.
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But when a strange mother and son are suspected, Burdon’s trail leads him down a very twisted road. Now in one volume, two novels in “one of the best-written detective series in the genre’s history, ” from a New York Times–bestselling and three-time Edgar Award–winning author The Washington Post.
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. With the inspector in the hospital, the case falls to his partner, Mike Burden. Before he can find the answer, he’s nearly killed himself—by a politically motivated car bombing targeting his activist daughter.
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Houston chroniclespenser earned his degree in the school of hard knocks, so he is ready when a Boston university hires him to recover a rare, stolen manuscript. He tackles some very heavy homework and knows that if he doesn't finish his assignment soon, he could end up marked “D”—for dead.
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But when valerie is shot dead in cold blood and dropped outside the stadium at the U. S. As myron is drawn into the case—along with a dirty U. S. Open, sports agent myron bolitar investigates the killing and uncovers a connection between the two players and a six-year-old murder at an exclusive mainline club.
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Office. At the bottom of the Hudson River. She has some unwanted—and very nasty—mob connections, which means Elvis could be opening an East Coast branch of his P. I.
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He must put an end to Cuchulain’s reign of terror, once and for all. Now he has set his sights on his most audacious target yet: the pope. Trained by the kgb, the assassin known as Cuchulain has been wreaking havoc throughout Northern Ireland for over two decades, leaving a trail of bodies in his wake.
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Now a stranger’s terrifying secrets—and a hunt for his killer—give Cole a frightening glimpse into his own past. Elvis cole’s long-lost father—a stranger who has always haunted his son. The victim claims to be P. I. As a teenager, Cole searched desperately for his father.
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Almost immediately, the Human Surplus League takes credit for the heinous act of terrorism.