Private detective Burke is called on to help a vengeful woman named Flood, a martial arts expert, find and take revenge on the psychotic child murderer who raped and killed his best friend's daughter... hands in his pockets, looked carefully at me for a moment or two, and mumbled something to Simba, who immediately trotted off. ... As soon as I got past the hanging door I smelled muscatel, urine, and old wet rags. ... It was as clean as the shack had been foul, and much bigger inside. ... He had an old leather easy chair with matching ottoman in one corner, a two-person sofa facing it on an angle. ... The Mole and the dogs and God knows what else lived there in perfect symbiosis.
|Publisher||:||New York : Pocket Books ; Markham, Ont. : Distributed in Canada by PaperJacks - 1986|