Dead Man’s Diary: Florida inner most investigator Mike Shayne’s in New Orleans on the behest of a distraught spouse whose war-hero husband, Jasper Groat, has long past missing—along together with his diary, a harrowing soon-to-be-published day-by-day account of being set adrift in a lifeboat with shipmates. Rumor has it it’s additionally an incriminating confessional. With corpses—and counting—it seems to Shayne like a person would favor if Jasper and his damning revelations were buried at sea.
A style for Cognac: One minute, PI Mike Shayne’s having a short afternoon cocktail in a Miami dive. the following, he’s been solicited to enquire an intoxicating conspiracy regarding the parole of an getting older bootlegger, a secretive previous sea captain tortured to dying, a lacking girl reporter, and dozen bottles of prewar cognac—vintage, beneficial, and it sounds as if worthy killing for. If anyone can pop the cork in this case, it’s Shayne.
Brett Halliday’s “fast‐paced global of violence, intrigues, complicated twists and voluptuous ladies” encouraged movie, radio, and tv variations, in addition to the long-running Mike Shayne secret journal (The big apple Times).
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