May be very minimal identifying marks on the inside cover. He offered them a peace offering and that led to a second wave of nominees being put before our committee. Each secret reveals a new piece of the puzzle. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Generally, he'll have a private chat with the senator from the nominee's home state. Senate Investigator, Nick LeRue, travels to Mississippi after his former girlfriend, Washington newspaper reporter Heather Cole, vanishes while she is investigating a 1955 lynching. If he'd wanted to tell me more, he would've.
It's a popular tactic, but what folks like Peterman don't realize is that those nasty anti-Washington television ads that they run really do piss off the Washington establishment and, like it or not, the Washington establishment is still in power when a newly elected senator arrives in town. As more and more of the pieces fly together, it becomes all too clear that whoever has covered up the racial murder is willing to keep it hidden at any cost, even if it means killing again. By purchasing any eBook from our store, you are not only helping support our website, but you are helping small businesses thrive in a market traditionally dominated by large companies. The Big Secret is a memorable debut. About this Item: Tor Books.
After all, paperwork gets lost all of the time on Capitol Hill. Surprisingly, the woman who approaches Nick isn't his ex at all, but her twin sister, Melanie Cole. LeRue's investigative savvy paired with Melanie's ability to communicate in dreams with her twin lead to the discovery that Heather is captive in a remote cabin. When his ex-girlfriend, investigative journalist Heather Cole, appears after a long period of silence, things start looking up. It appears that she was close to uncovering the town's darkest and bloodiest secret---the beating and lynching of a young black man in the 1955 when she mysteriously vanished. He's delivering a prepared speech about his nominee.
In his personal life, however, his commitment to his job has left him unlucky in love. Dust cover is intact; pages are clean and are not marred by notes or folds of any kind. Possible clean ex-library copy, with their stickers and or stamp s. He promised that he would and then didn't. It's a half circle and resembles a judge's bench. This was a good book. The town's residents seem to know something they're not telling Nick, and Melanie's dreams are becoming more and more intense.
But Nick is about to learn that nothing is ever what it seems. It also reviews the president's nominees for U. Bannan asked my first question. Federal Chief Investigator Nick LeRue is an expert on unraveling a crime; he's brought down some of the smoothest operators on Capitol Hill and uncovered dangerous secrets in politicians' pasts. One of the survivors is Jeb Rogge, the town's most powerful and dangerous man.
Book is in Used-Good condition. No other judgeship nominees had been asked questions this morning. I looked for a sign that he was worried, but there wasn't any. In his personal life, however, his commitment to his job has left him unlucky in love. There is no statute of limitation in murder cases.
The woman is the man's second wife and the kids are his second set. LeRue, however, remains a well-conceived protagonist, full of honor, cunning and a fine sense of self-deprecating humor. Light rubbing wear to cover, spine and page edges. About the Author: Pete Earley is a former Washington Post reporter and winner of the Mystery Writers of America's Edgar for Best Fact Crime Book in 1996 for Circumstantial Evidence: Death, Life, and Justice in a Southern Town. Peterman is a brash know-it-all who arrived on the Hill less than two years ago after defeating a Democrat who had been a senator since the late 1960s.
Light rubbing wear to cover, spine and page edges. Together, they unearth a decades old secret that leads them back to Washington and two unlikely suspects — a prominent U. The Big Secret is a fast-paced yarn that's all fun. A photograph of the event reveals that all but two of the mob have already died. This is how the nominations process works. The man sitting in front of me right now had nothing to do with it.
In his personal life, however, his commitment to his job has left him unlucky in love. But before they can get to her, her captor kills her and then, apparently, himself. His book, which also won the Robert F. Though skeptical of the sisters' connection, Nick follows Heather's trail to Pushmataha, Mississippi. The man is wearing a charcoal gray pinstripe suit, tailor-made and pricey.