By Ed McBain
All right away, fats Ollie Weeks had a very marvelous idea...
yet as any real author may possibly let you know, that is how idea moves -- with the surprising strength of a violent crime. recognized extra for his foul mouth and brief mood than his manner with phrases, Detective Weeks has written a singular. yet simply as Isola is rocked by means of the homicide of a mayoral candidate, the one replica of Ollie's manuscript is stolen -- and an all-too-real event starts off as a thief follows Ollie's fictional blueprint to discover a $2 million cache of nonexistent diamonds. Now, the 87th Precinct races to deliver poetic justice to a cold-blooded murderer -- and a persons approximately so as to add one other bankruptcy to the colourful profession of Ollie Weeks, a cop who is by no means performed via the book....
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Fat Ollie's Book: A Novel of the 87th Precinct (87th Precinct Mysteries Book 52) by Ed McBain