By Marcia Muller
Sharon McCone, weary of San Francisco's continual wet climate, jumps on the probability to enquire sabotage at the set of a documentary movie being shot at the island of Kauai. in keeping with the writings of Hawaiian student Elson Wellbright, the movie has incited significant controversy between a few of Wellbright's relatives who aren't apprehensive to determine the undertaking succeed in of entirety. Vandalism speedy escalates into big-time violence, and McCone discovers an international of relations secrets and techniques, drug dealing, political insurgency, and homicide during this new crime novel through one of many world's such a lot loved secret writers.
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He paused and dragged on his cigarette, then stubbed it out. "But we can talk it over, and I can get an idea of where I stand. Just the two of us, it's your word against mine, see? " Page 27 Wailing Frail, A Shell Scott Detective Mystery "Let's start with you doing me some good. You claim to have been tapping wires for seven years. " "Oh, yeah. I meant to tell you that. Well, Scott, there _is_ a Mr. " He grinned, and it was like a thick muscle splitting open. "Mr. Big. " "That'll wait a bit. " "I haven't got any authority, Stone.
Payoffs. I can give it to you till the middle of next week. You don't know me, do you? " "Electronics, and radio. That's my racket. I can tap a phone, wire a house, listen to conversations anywhere, any time, with wires or without. That's another reason I met you here; nobody else'll be listening. I can get an ear into almost any place except the mint. " I started getting interested. After the people I'd talked to earlier today, I was going to be pretty Page 26 Wailing Frail, A Shell Scott Detective Mystery hard to convince; but although Stone was talking softly, so that people at other tables wouldn't hear us over the music, he talked like a man who had a lot more to say.
There were actually three local investigators doing work for the committee. A bright young kid named Joe Rule worked with me part of the time. Stone coughed into the phone. His voice had sounded a little slurred, as if he'd had a couple drinks too many. " I asked. "I'm the boy that can give you everything you want, brother. The works. " "I hear the words. " "Not like this. I've put in seven years work for the biggest crook in the state of California. I can hang him. But I got to get home free.