By T. T. Monday

Blackmail. Bullets. Deception. It's time to play ball.
Johnny Adcock, the getting older major-league aid pitcher who moonlights as a personal investigator, returns within the exciting follow-up to The Setup Man.
Johnny Adcock doesn't have an place of work; he has the bullpen. That's the place he's sitting shelling sunflower seeds after a online game, whilst up walks Tiff Tate, the enigmatic, career-making PR/stylist in the back of the main hugely marketable seems in baseball. Tiff wishes Adcock's designated model of workmanship. Her new consumer is Yonel Ruiz, the rookie phenom who courageously risked lifestyles and limb in shark-infested waters to escape his local Cuba for repute, fortune, and freedom in significant League Baseball. Now that Ruiz has signed a record-setting agreement, the Venezuelan cartel that smuggled him out is squeezing him for a larger slice of the motion and they've unleashed a ruthless murderer, recognized simply as l. a. Loba, to gather. Adcock takes the case, even if front workplace desires to close down his aspect activity and has despatched its no-nonsense company fixer and "director of security" to maintain a detailed eye on him. Adcock is straight away swept up in a high-pressure video game jam-packed with dazzling twists, double crosses, and lethal gambits that would go away him scuffling with for his existence and at risk of wasting greater than the warmth off his fastball or a place within the playoffs.
Critics raved concerning the Setup guy: "A attractive secret with a rakish lead" (Milwaukee magazine Sentinel), "This rookie mystery author has homered his first time at bat" (The loose Lance-Star), and "Teems with intercourse, violence—and baseball . . . Monday merits merchandising to the beginning rotation of mystery writers" (St. Louis Post-Dispatch). Double swap proves that Johnny Adcock is among the genre's so much unique detectives in years, and provides readers a welcome go back to the sexy,
action-packed, and exciting global the place high-stakes expert activities and life-or-death motion collide.
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Double Switch: A Novel

Blackmail. Bullets. Deception. It's time to play ball.
Johnny Adcock, the getting older major-league aid pitcher who moonlights as a personal investigator, returns within the exciting follow-up to The Setup Man.
Johnny Adcock doesn't have an place of work; he has the bullpen. That's the place he's sitting shelling sunflower seeds after a video game, whilst up walks Tiff Tate, the enigmatic, career-making PR/stylist at the back of the main hugely marketable appears to be like in baseball. Tiff wishes Adcock's specified model of workmanship. Her new purchaser is Yonel Ruiz, the rookie phenom who courageously risked existence and limb in shark-infested waters to escape his local Cuba for status, fortune, and freedom in significant League Baseball. Now that Ruiz has signed a record-setting agreement, the Venezuelan cartel that smuggled him out is squeezing him for a larger slice of the motion and they've unleashed a ruthless murderer, recognized purely as l. a. Loba, to gather. Adcock takes the case, even supposing front workplace desires to close down his facet task and has despatched its no-nonsense company fixer and "director of security" to maintain an in depth eye on him. Adcock is instantly swept up in a high-pressure online game packed with astounding twists, double crosses, and lethal gambits that might depart him combating for his existence and at risk of wasting greater than the warmth off his fastball or a place within the playoffs.
Critics raved in regards to the Setup guy: "A horny secret with a rakish lead" (Milwaukee magazine Sentinel), "This rookie mystery author has homered his first time at bat" (The unfastened Lance-Star), and "Teems with intercourse, violence—and baseball . . . Monday merits advertising to the beginning rotation of mystery writers" (St. Louis Post-Dispatch). Double swap proves that Johnny Adcock is without doubt one of the genre's such a lot pleasing detectives in years, and offers readers a welcome go back to the sexy,
action-packed, and exciting global the place high-stakes expert activities and life-or-death motion collide.
From the Hardcover version.

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Got gunned down in a stinking village in the middle of nowhere. ” Moira had no intention of allowing him to upset her. ” He sneered as he replaced the photo. ” Her face held its innocent expression, a form of armor against his slings and arrows. ” Noah returned to stand with his fingers curled hard into his palms. His knuckles were white with the force he used to make his fists, and Moira couldn’t help but wonder whether he wished he had his hands around her neck rather than hanging at his sides.

The fact remains that we were right about the terrorist attack on the liquid natural gas tanker and he was wrong. I’m willing to bet he hasn’t forgotten. ” She laughed softly. ” “Arkadin’s dead,” Bourne said soberly. “He took a header off the LNG tanker into the Pacific off Long Beach. ” “According to Willard, who was there, Arkadin was Alex Conklin’s first success—and his first failure. ” “We all get what we deserve, in the end,” Bourne said bitterly. Moira returned to the subject of Treadstone.

Arkadin had said. ” Arkadin, finishing the last of his lawar at the Gianyar market, laughed to himself. Manny got two hundred thousand dollars, and through one of his regular business shipments Arkadin received the Mexican drug lord Gustavo Moreno’s laptop in Los Angeles without either the FSB-2 or the Kazanskaya being any the wiser. He found a bed-and-breakfast—what the Balinese called a home stay—on the outskirts of Gianyar center. Before he settled down for the night he took out the rifle, put it together, loaded it, unloaded it, broke it down.

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