Someone walked up to Joe qShoeq Schumacheras best friend, Patrick OaNeill, in a Vancouver restaurant and shot him dead. It looks like a professional hit, but who wanted OaNeill dead? Was it, as police believe, a qsettling of accountsq? Was it Victoria, OaNeillas beautiful but damaged wife? Or was it OaNeillas boss, industrialist William Hammond, with whom OaNeill had a falling-out and with whom Victoria had once had a short-lived affair? Former cop, chauffeur, and bodyguard Joe Shoe sets out to find Patrickas killer, and along the way he uncovers dark secrets going back years -secrets some people will kill to keep.Bill had buggered off after talking with Charles Merigold about some woman whose name she couldna#39;t remember, locking himself in his study, leaving Abby free to enjoy herself. The best looking ... aCan you spell nymphomaniac?a Abby said toanbsp;...
|Title||:||A Hard Winter Rain|
|Publisher||:||Dundurn - 2004-10-01|