By G.M. Ford
Underneath the rotting floorboards of an deserted shed are human bones -- plenty of them -- the final issues a runaway rogue true-crime author and his photojournalist ex-lover anticipated to discover after they took safeguard from a vicious Wisconsin snow fall. The grisly nightmare Frank Corso and Meg Dougherty have exposed is not anything they could flip a blind eye to. The hideous slaughter of a family members, undetected for fifteen years, has to be avenged, because the hunt for a killer contains Corso midway around the state, and during a chilling heritage of violence, terror, and bloodshed. yet changing into an tool of justice has made him a aim of a rage-driven maniac -- and it really is resulting in ashocking fact hidden in an remoted position the place loss of life lives ... and the place no legislations protects the blameless.
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Towns like this are pretty much closed societies. People come and go, but nothing really changes. Most of the kids we send up to the university at Madison stay gone for a while. They meet mates, have children, move someplace else. They come back to Avalon on the holidays to show off the grandkids. And then later on they start coming back to see how their parents are getting along. And then later on for good . . get away from the hus- A B L I N D E Y E 55 tle of the city . . ” Corso nodded that he understood.
She cast a glance Corso’s way, started to say something, and then stopped. He read her thoughts. “Somebody did it to her,” he said. “You mean . . ” She shook her head in amazement. ” She looked surprised. “All you gotta do is testify,” she said. ” She was momentarily taken aback. ” “Me too,” Corso said. ” She eyed him closely. “Well now . . as a guy who once got canned from the New York Times for making stuff up . . ” “It means they can hold me indefinitely without charging me with anything.
Hunter green Expedition. Right down there,” he said. ” He turned back toward Corso. ” Corso nodded his thanks and picked up his journal. The kid began to leave the room. From the rear, it was obvious he had something tucked beneath his arm. ” Corso asked. The kid stopped walking. Checked everywhere except under his arm. “Under your arm,” Corso said. The kid looked like he was surprised to find a book tucked away in his armpit. “Oh,” he said. “It’s . . ah . ” He pulled the book out and glanced at the cover.
A Blind Eye: A Novel by G.M. Ford