By William Lashner
"You need to know what deceit tastes like?
It's candy. Like honey."
Over the process his shady criminal profession, Victor Carl has made a number of undesirable judgements, yet letting his ex-fiancée, Julia, fall again into his existence and into his mattress may be the worst. Julia's husband has simply been murdered, her fingerprints are everywhere in the crime scene, and $1.7 million in money has inexplicably vanished. If Victor didn't recognize greater, he may imagine Julia was once atmosphere him up.
But Julia is drop-dead lovely and lust trumps cause 24/7 in Victor Carl's international. Victor desires to think the Beatles have been correct, that each one you wish is love. yet why are the police officers accusing Victor of homicide? and what's the homicide weapon doing in his bed room? And who's the useless girl within the freezer?
Suddenly, the cautious attorney is not any longer combating to re-ignite a misplaced love . . . he's scuffling with to save lots of himself.
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A Killer's Kiss (Victor Carl, Book 7) by William Lashner