By Thomas H. Cook
the graceful high-rises of Park road make Frank Clemons uneasy. the previous Atlanta murder detective got here to big apple after a sickening homicide case soured him at the South, yet regardless of the glitz of his new atmosphere and the wonderful thing about the lady he stocks them with, town makes his pores and skin move slowly. Now a personal eye, he's in simple terms relaxed within the city’s darker corners, one of the whores, gamblers, and pimps who name 8th road domestic. That affinity for the remoted is what attracts him to Hannah Karlsberg, an aged seamstress who deserved a greater demise than she got.
Hannah’s enterprise asks Clemons to discover the victim’s subsequent of relatives, so the police can liberate the physique for burial. As he learns concerning the lifeless woman’s earlier, which stretches again to the reduce East facet of the Thirties, Clemons turns into keen about unearthing the decades-old mystery that ended in her death.
Flesh and Blood is the second one booklet within the Frank Clemons Mysteries, yet you could take pleasure in studying the sequence in any order.
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Flesh and Blood (The Frank Clemons Mysteries Book 2) by Thomas H. Cook