By J. D. Robb
From no 1 New York Times bestselling writer Nora Roberts, writing as J.D. Robb, comes a brand new novel within the futuristic series…Detective Eve Dallas investigates a murder on general grounds: her husband’s hotel—and reveals herself up opposed to a assassin with a keenness for the finer issues in life—and death…
At the posh Roarke Palace resort, a maid walks into suite 4602 for the nightly turndown— and steps into her worst nightmare. A killer leaves her lifeless, strangled by way of a skinny silver cord. He’s Sly Yost, a virtuoso of tune and homicide. a success guy for the elite. Lieutenant Eve Dallas is familiar with him good. yet during this twisted case, realizing the killer doesn’t support remedy the crime. simply because there’s another person concerned. anyone with a extra own cause. And Eve needs to face a terrifying possibility—that the genuine objective could, actually, be her husband Roarke…
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He bluntly demanded. This, however, produced total si-lence--shocked, alarmed, or indignant--on the part of all three domestics. Henry Morton took another approach.
His beadle had shown the Runner in a moment before, even announcing Morton's name, but the surgeon apparently had not heard. "Is that what Mr. " The man did not look up; the sound of his pen, scratching over the surface of the paper, continued. Morton rocked back on his heels, trying to calm his impatience. Skelton was an eccentric man, but the Runner had deep respect for his skills and was willing to wait at least a short while to find out why he'd been summoned. Around Bow Street Skelton had acquired the moniker "Skeleton," and one look at the ungainly surgeon was all the explanation this required.
Johnson shook her head, as though ashamed to admit such ignorance. " "Not a thing, sir. She never spoke of them. I thought the memories might be... " "Perhaps they were. " Morton wondered. " "As for him, Madame said only that he'd vanished in the French wars. The Corsican had swallowed him up into his armies, and she had never heard more of him. If he died on campaign, she had not been informed, as she herself had chosen to flee France and stay true to her anointed king. For that sentiment, at least, sir, I honoured her.
Betrayal in Death (In Death, Book 12) by J. D. Robb