By Steve Hamilton
Summer season has ultimately arrived in Paradise, Michigan, yet Alex McKnight doesn't appear to become aware of the swap within the climate. He's been taking flight into personal his deepest international the prior few months and now he slightly leaves his cabin other than to head have his nutrients within the within reach Glasgow hotel. The Inn's owner, Jackie, is a growing number of curious about Alex's kingdom, and the final straw comes as he watches Alex morosely counting up his "failures" at the eve of his forty ninth birthday-- his marriage, his baseball profession, his stint within the Detroit police. He bargains his buddy an ultimatum: "Either I take you to the airport and placed your ass on a airplane to Moosehide otherwise you play poker with me tonight."
The different poker gamers are males Alex not often is aware, in a complicated apartment close to the water. in the midst of the sport, masked robbers invade the premises, carry the gamers at gunpoint and continue to rob the home-owner. Alex is roused to motion and so is his former detective accomplice, Leon Prudell. operating first opposed to each other and later jointly, they notice that the crime is way extra complicated than an easy theft. there's homicide and greed and revenge concerned, and a wild chase at the waters of Lake more desirable sooner than Alex is compelled to gain that there's no retreat from lifestyles. And that perhaps it is a great point.