Dan Lord is a forty-year-old private detective with a law degree working the blurred line between right and wrong in the Nationas Capital. As a self-employed solutions broker and legal consultant, he works for a very select clientele. He doesnat advertise and only takes cases on referral. But when two people close to him are murdered, Dan's work becomes very personal. With the assistance of a newly hired female intern, extracting clues from a ladder of acquaintances, Dan bounds through both the underbelly and elite of society, each step bringing more questions and yet ultimately taking him closer to the answer he seeks. A bail bondsman, a recluse hacker, a court clerk, a university student, an old-school barber, a high-class madam, an intelligence officer, a medical doctor, and a police detective are among the list of people Dan must cajole for help. His quest will lead him to discover things he never wanted to know, and put him in the position to reveal things that important people would prefer remain unrevealed. Tense, ingenious, and filled with the unforgettable characters that have become a Mark Gilleo trademark, FAVORS AND LIES is the most thrilling novel yet from one of the great new voices in suspense fiction.Dan picked up one of the prepaid phones, turned on the lo- cation services, and checked the signal strength. He punched the phone number and put it to ... Dan dialed the customer service line for COX cable. After bouncing through two voice anbsp;...
|Title||:||Favors and Lies|
|Publisher||:||Story Plant, The - 2014-07-01|