By Robert B. Parker
Television reporter sweet Sloan has eyes the colour of cornflowers and legs that reach all of the approach to heaven. She additionally has anyone threatening to arrange her wonderful face if she retains on snooping into fees of Hollywood racketeering.
Spenser's activity is to maintain sweet fit until eventually she breaks the most important tale of her profession. yet her big name witness has simply bowed out with 3 bullets in his chest, tricky men have doubled as much as try out Spenser's ability along with his fists, and sweet is set to exploit her personal candy physique as dwell bait in a perilous romantic game--a online game that can fee Spenser his existence.
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Everyone else watched Candy Sloan drive away. The folks at the Hillcrest didn’t seem too much more laid-back than I was. Chapter 3 If you looked straight out from the small balcony outside my room at the Beverly Hillcrest, you could see the Hollywood Hills and the sign that said HOLLYWOOD, and the sparse high-rises along Sunset and Hollywood boulevards. If you looked down, you could see the parking lot and the side entrance to the hotel. In between the parking lot and the hills you could survey the immaculate, peculiar stillness of Beverly Hills.
The one in the passenger seat is balding. He has a black mustache and goatee. It’s hard to tell while he’s sitting in the car, but he appears to be fat and strong. ” “Oh, my God,” Candy said. She cleared her throat. “It’s okay,” I said. ” I looked at her and flexed my bicep in a physical-culture pose. “Oh,” she said, “I see what you’re saying. I’m sorry, but I’m scared. ” “That’s what the Sound of the Golden West is paying me for,” I said. “When we get to the Farmers Market, pull in close to one of the doors and park, illegally if you need to.
A. that was barely past lunchtime. They were probably still sipping Perrier at Ma Maison. Across Berkley Street the young dark-haired art director in the ad agency looked out the window and waved at me. I shot at her with my forefinger and she smiled. I smiled back. Enigmatic. Byronic. Once you have found her, never let her go. The phone rang. I said hello. “Mr. ” “Rachel Wallace spoke of you,” I said. “Oh, good. ” “Only very generally,” I said. ” “Oh, God. Over the phone? ” “Excuse me? Oh, you’re being ironic.
A Savage Place by Robert B. Parker