Fat Ollie's Book (87th Precinct, Book 52) - download pdf or read online

By Ed McBain

ISBN-10: 0743250710

ISBN-13: 9780743250719

Murders ensue each day within the great undesirable urban. They're no longer the sort of immense deal, you recognize. even if the sufferer is a urban councilman to boot often called Lester Henderson.

yet this is often the 1st time fats Ollie Weeks of the 88th Precinct has written a unique, ah sure. known as report back to the Commissioner, it follows a crafty detective named Olivia Wesley Watts, who, except being woman and narrow, is just like fats Ollie himself. whereas Ollie's responding to the squeal in regards to the useless councilman, his leather-based dispatch case is stolen from the again of his automobile -- and in it, the single replica of his helpful manuscript.

Joined by way of Carella and Kling from the neighboring 87th Precinct, Ollie investigates the murder with the entire beautiful crudeness, insensitivity, and backbone for which he's well-known. however the robbery of his first novel fills Ollie with a renewed ardour for old style detective work.

Following the exploits of 1 of Ed McBain's so much loved detectives, this full of life and complex novel -- the fifty-second within the award-winning 87th Precinct sequence -- is likely to be his top publication but.

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Der Laptop war nicht mehr in ihrem Zimmer. « Clay warf ihm einen raschen Seitenblick zu. »Und der Anhang? « �Genau. « �Ethan, ich weiß, dass der Junge dir etwas bedeutet, aber das ist ein Fall fürs FBI. « Er wusste es. Er wusste auch, was sich im Schuppen befand. « Einen Augenblick später waren sie am Schuppen angelangt. « Ethan bückte sich und hob eine Taschenlampe auf, die er neben dem Schuppen hatte liegen lassen. « Clay öffnete die Tür, und einen Moment lang war nur der Nachtwind und das sanfte Platschen der Wellen gegen Stans Boot zu hören, das am Steg befestigt war.

Massiger. Ihre Haare eine wilde Mähne. Ihre Augen verrückt. Weiß. Sie hat weiße Augen. Ihre Lippen waren zu einem Lächeln verzogen, einem grausamen Lächeln, und er wollte schreien. Aber er tat es nicht. Denn ihr T-Shirt war voller Blut, und die Pistole in der Hand war auf ihn gerichtet. 30 Uhr Das schrille Klingeln ihres Handys ließ sie augenblicklich erwachen. Sie hatte einen leichten Schlaf. Das war nicht immer so gewesen, aber das Gefängnis veränderte einen nachhaltig. Und obwohl sie schon sechs Monate draußen war, war dies eine lästige Angewohnheit, die geblieben war.

So einfach war das. Und gleichzeitig so kompliziert. Heute Abend sollte sie eine Frau treffen, die sich Jane Smith nannte. Nicht gerade originell ausgedacht, aber das war Dana egal. Jane würde von außerhalb kommen und einen zehnjährigen Sohn mitbringen. Er hieß Erik. Für Dana war es stets am schwersten, mit den Kindern umzugehen. Die Furcht in den Augen, ihre Verzweiflung waren kaum zu ertragen. Und dann war da die Scham, die Resignation. Was immer Dana auch für die Kinder tun konnte, mit den Narben auf der Seele mussten sie leben.

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