In Harveyas first new thriller in more than fifteen years, a starletas murder draws an NYPD detective into a cross-country manhunt Mongo wakes up, brushes his teeth, and prepares to kill a movie star. He needs a wig and a phony press pass, as well as a very special tape recorder that holds two flAcchettes, one of which is earmarked for screen siren Catherine Delure. A bit of smooth talk takes Mongo past Delureas security and into her hotel room, where he completes his assignment with ease. The hit was simple, he thinks. But it is about to go terribly wrong. Delure appears to have been shot during a robbery, but homicide detective Jeb Barker is not fooled. Tracking the self-assured assassin leads the PI first to Las Vegas, then to Californiaawhere blue sky and palm trees cannot distract him from the darkness within the hit manas heart.Mongo crouched between the Toyota and another car, holdinga cigarette lighter. His earlier failure ... Fortunatelyit was dark, so it wasunlikely thathea#39;d noticed the long snakelike fuse thatwas stretchingall the way back towhere Mongo waited.
|Title||:||The Big Hit|
|Author||:||James Neal Harvey|
|Publisher||:||Overamstel Uitgevers - 2014-07-29|