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Rook Takes Knight - eBook

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<p><strong>A violent man is killed in a hit and run, and his wife is accused of the crime</strong></p> <p>In the inky Los Angeles twilight, a man takes his dog for a walk. They are crossing the street when a station wagon comes charging around the curb, crashing into man and beast. Both are killed. The dog might have been innocent, but the man had it coming.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>It only takes a day for the district attorney to accuse the dead man’s wife of the crime. Deirdre Charteris, a former starlet who has lost none of her looks, had every reason to want her husband dead: He was psychotic, violent, and refused to agree to a divorce. But Dee swears her innocence, and Howie Rook believes her. A retired newspaperman with a detective’s sixth sense, he will do whatever he can to prove her innocence. But he will find that asking questions can be just as dangerous as going for a walk in the dark.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><em>Rook Takes Knight</em> is part of the Howie Rook Mysteries series, which also includes <em>Unhappy Hooligan</em>.</p>

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A violent man is killed in a hit and run, and his wife is accused of the crime

In the inky Los Angeles twilight, a man takes his dog for a walk. They are crossing the street when a station wagon comes charging around the curb, crashing into man and beast. Both are killed. The dog might have been innocent, but the man had it coming.

 

It only takes a day for the district attorney to accuse the dead man’s wife of the crime. Deirdre Charteris, a former starlet who has lost none of her looks, had every reason to want her husband dead: He was psychotic, violent, and refused to agree to a divorce. But Dee swears her innocence, and Howie Rook believes her. A retired newspaperman with a detective’s sixth sense, he will do whatever he can to prove her innocence. But he will find that asking questions can be just as dangerous as going for a walk in the dark.

 

Rook Takes Knight is part of the Howie Rook Mysteries series, which also includes Unhappy Hooligan.

Rook Takes Knight - eBook

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Language
en
Series Title
The Howie Rook Mysteries
Publisher
Kobo
Author
Stuart Palmer
ISBN-13
9781480418950
ISBN-10
1480418951

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