By Chuck Logan
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In the icy jaws of an early iciness, 3 big-city pros joined Phil dealer on a canoe journey throughout Minnesota's remotest lake. Nature's unforeseen fury battered and approximately killed them.
But it used to be guy who left certainly one of them worse than lifeless . . .
Haunted ex-cop Phil dealer owes Hank Sommer his existence -- and now the rich author is in a coma, due to a "freak" mishap on a health facility working desk. dealer understands from tough adventure that injuries aren't constantly what they seem like. He suspects foul play, and he's now not approximately to enable Sommer fade out of this international so simply. however the path to solutions is twisted and lethal, winding round the comatose man's attractive spouse -- a former unique dancer -- and the hoop of risky males nonetheless surrounding her. And Broker's decided look for justice and fact is taking him to a depressing and terrifying position the place he'll be pressured to struggle for his very survival at the coldest evening in Minnesota's background . . .
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Author Name: Chuck Logan
Author Description: Chuck Logan is an writer of crime drama and veteran of the Vietnam battle, who lives along with his spouse and daughter in Stillwater, Minnesota.
He is healthier recognized for his sequence of novels that includes the nature Phil dealer, an ex-Minnesota police officer. Logan's novels contain Hunter's Moon, Absolute 0, Vapor path, Homefront, and After the Rain. Homefront is now an incredible movie starring James Franco and Jason Stratham.
Author URL: http://www.goodreads.com/author/show/182351
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Following on foot were the officials of the prison, the court, and the police. Immediately, parents began passing their children forward over the heads of the crowd so that they would be assured of a view. Morton and Presley were still some way off, but their height allowed them to see. The younger Runner drew a long breath, and looked around, as though searching for a means of escape. It was a cruel thing Morton was doing, dragging this young man to such a spectacle. The chimes of St. Sepulchre's started to sound the hour, and were answered by the dim ringing of the solitary bell deep within the walls of Newgate.
Well, in any case,” Morton's voice relaxed, “the information Vaughan gave you was correct. ” And Presley, looking wretched, seemed to turn a shade paler. ” “I asked George Vaughan to come with me, to make the arrest. Two officers, you need two officers. ” Morton nodded, watching him steadily. “But George Vaughan didn't want to do it. ’” “Sir Galahad,” murmured Morton bleakly. “You, Morton. I suppose you know that's what he calls you. And he knew you were at Bow Street. ” Presley avoided his gaze, and looked again out the window.
He was young and in apparent good health. But more to the point, not only had someone aimed to kill him earlier that morning—our notorious Colonel Rokeby—but he had come to Portman House from one of the worst criminal dens in London. I tracked down the hackney-coach driver who brought him, and the man was frightened out of his wits. Something transpired at this flash house, and I think the driver knows or suspects something of it. ” grunted the Chief Magistrate. “The Otter House, Bell Lane, Spitalfields.