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By Judith Skillings

Rebecca Moore idea she left violent demise at the back of her, however the our bodies maintain mounting ...and they are begging for justice.Having deserted her profession as a Washington, D.C., reporter to run her past due uncle's vintage automobile recovery store, Rebecca wishes peace. Then the brutally stabbed corpse of a stunning dancer is stumbled on within the again seat of a classic Bentley being towed by way of her ex-con employees -- the law enforcement officials' hottest suspects. while a moment younger dancer is pulled from the Potomac, Rebecca throws down her wrenches.Ignoring the recommendation of her admiring attorney, Joachim Delacroix, and the troubles of her erstwhile detective boyfriend, Mick Hagan, she is going undercover in a gentlemen's membership. Embroiled within the tawdry international of flesh and delusion, Rebecca attempts to resolve the darkish secrets and techniques that experience killed too many ladies already -- prior to she turns into the following sufferer.

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For her, he had driven thirty miles out of his way, dragging a vehicle worth five years’ profits. Too bizarre. Rebecca reached for her wine. Paulie stopped fiddling with his. He interlaced his fingers and confessed that he went to the club several times a month. 38 / Judith Skillings Usually on Thursday night when his mother played bridge. Sometimes he went with a friend, often alone. He had met Serena in April. She’d been in America for less than a year and was lonely. Now that Shauna was dead, he might be her only friend.

But the afterglow lingered. The specter was still there. Kneeling, a dead girl floated at the bottom of her bed. Her arms were flung wide, blood trailed down her white skin, pale lips pursed in a moue of dismay. Instead of a knife in her stomach there was a smooth hole the size of a soda can, through which Rebecca saw clouds building on the horizon over a slate-colored sea. M. Someone was knocking at the door. She flung back the bed sheet and dropped her legs over the edge. She hollered “Coming,” and tripped down the stairs.

Hot merchandise, no doubt. What if the bartender’s got a record? ” “Of course. ” Moore ran both hands through hair that was no longer there. Mick was momentarily distracted. He grinned at the futile gesture. ” Her hair had been shoulder length when they’d first met. Gleaming waves streaked with auburn. The left side had been singed off when she’d set fire to a murderer. She must have decided to shave it, start again. Clipped sides, tousle of lazy curls on top—she looked like everybody’s kid sister.

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