How much money would it take for you to betray the truth? Ex-homicide detective Ray Quinn never had glamorous thoughts of the life of a private investigatorabut being cornered in a bathroom stall by the enraged philandering husband of a client? Thatas something he could live without. Retired from homicide and living with a painful disability, Rayas options are limited. Stick to the job, keep impetuous sidekick Crevis alive, and spend quiet evenings with trusted pal Jim Beam, thatas about the best he can hope for. As a new client emerges, Ray finds himself in an impossibly large boardroom holding a check with enough zeros to finally lift him from his financial pit. The job seems easy enough: find Logan Ramsey, an ex-cop turned security officer whoas taken off with sensitive corporate information. But few things are easy in Rayas world, regardless of the amount of zeros in the check. In what should be an open-and-shut case, Ray stumbles across Logan Ramsey in a seedy motel room. Only Ray wasnat the first to find him. Now Loganas dead, the clientas information is nowhere to be found, and Rayas employer is less than forthcoming with the details. Suddenly the line between the good guys and bad guys isnat so clear. With a foot in both worlds and an illuminating look at an unhappy ending that could well be his own, which will Ray choose? From the Trade Paperback edition.Suddenly the line between the good guys and bad guys isnat so clear. With a foot in both worlds and an illuminating look at an unhappy ending that could well be his own, which will Ray choose? From the Trade Paperback edition.
|Publisher||:||Multnomah Books - 2011-04-05|