Download Body Copy: A Novel by Michael Craven PDF

By Michael Craven

Introducing Donald Tremaine, P.I.

as soon as the world's #1 surfer, Donald Tremaine hand over on the most sensible of his online game, moved right into a trailer in Malibu, and have become a detective. attractive ladies do not ask for his autograph anymore. Now they ask for his help—like the lovely Nina Aldeen, who wishes Tremaine to resolve the homicide of her uncle, advertisements wealthy person Roger Gale, brutally slayed in his L.A. workplace a 12 months previous. The police research went nowhere. The suspects are many, and the sufferer had extra secrets and techniques than someone ever knew. however the nearer Tremaine will get to the reality, the nearer he involves a killer who simply may make his most complex case his final.

a singular that either honors and invigorates the vintage deepest eye novel, physique replica loudly heralds the arrival—with a bullet—of an enormous contender at the noir scene.

Show description

Read or Download Body Copy: A Novel PDF

Best murder books

The Knocker on Death's Door (Felse, Book 10)

The day after a Gothic door is lower back to its unique position within the Mottisham village church, males are came across lifeless. The Welsh villagers, closed and suspicious of outsiders, think their deaths weren't unintentional, yet a part of an old legend that informed of an unrepentant monk who attempted to go into to the church through greedy the door's iron knocker.

No-Body Homicide Cases: A Practical Guide to Investigating, Prosecuting, and Winning Cases When the Victim is Missing

How do you turn out an individual is in charge of homicide if there is not any physique? This functional advisor for police and prosecutors presents an expansive examine either the historical past of no-body homicide instances and the simplest ways to clear up them and current the case in courtroom. the writer takes readers step-by-step during the first days of the murder research although the tip of the trial.

Racist Murder and Pressure Group Politics (Civil Society)

On 22 April 1993 black youngster Stephen Lawrence used to be murdered. His killers have been by no means delivered to justice. A committee of inquiry used to be validated below the chairmanship of Sir William Macpherson to enquire 'the issues coming up' from the loss of life of Stephen Lawrence for either the research and the prosecution of racially encouraged crimes.

Extra info for Body Copy: A Novel

Example text

Nowadays everyone at Gale/Parker is hipper and holier-than-thou. So, if some hotshot with dyed hair and a really good résumé tries to tell her how things should be at the agency, she lets them have it. ” Tremaine laughed at that. Then Nina said, “Not to pry, I know you know what you’re doing, but you said Gale/Parker is first on your list. “ “Tyler Wilkes is on my list. ” “Right. ” “Bingo. And, by the way, you’re allowed to pry. ” Nina got in her car, the black Volvo, and she sat in the passenger seat talking to Tremaine through the open window.

Nina and Tremaine walked into the reception area. Nina thanked the receptionist and guided Tremaine toward the tunnel that led into the hangar, the agency. The tunnel was white on all sides and Tremaine could see activity at the end of it, people walking by, an office in full swing. Tremaine remembered the modern style from the virtual tour, but now he was seeing and feeling it firsthand. It felt interesting, different, impressive. ” At that, they exited the tunnel and entered the agency proper.

Would he have to pick it? It’d been a while, but he could swing it. Then he looked up into the shadows of the little aluminum awning above the door. It was painted blue, just like the shutters, as was the wood that supported it. There was a little light from the inside the house, but it took a second for his eyes to adjust. When they did, he spied a little nail sticking out of a piece of the blue wood. The nail was painted blue. And on that little blue nail was a little blue key. He grabbed it, unlocked the door, replaced 28 BODY COPY the key, went in, shut the door, locked the door.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.79 of 5 – based on 7 votes