Mike Shayne tackles a baffling case of adultery and homicide within the suburbs of Miami

It’s the 4th and ultimate day of the conference, and Marvin Blake is able to pass domestic. Dreading the evening’s festivities, he exams out of his lodge early and heads again to Sunray seashore, longing to work out his spouse, Ellie, and daughter, Sissy. whilst he reaches domestic past due that evening, his bed room mild is on—and his top friend’s vehicle is parked within the driveway. His spouse has been untrue, and Blake is familiar with what he needs to do. He exams right into a hotel, pulls out the stationery, and prepares to take his life.
the following morning, Ellie is located in her bed room, stark bare and strangled to dying. Miami reporter Tim Rourke choices up the tale and brings within the in simple terms guy who can untangle this internet of lies: Mike Shayne. A pro expert, Shayne might imagine he’s obvious all of it, yet he’ll quickly locate that, in suburbia, homicide is rarely what it seems.
Michael Shayne’s fiftieth Case is the fiftieth publication within the Mike Shayne Mysteries, yet you'll get pleasure from examining the sequence in any order.

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