By Robert Wilson
This beautiful, atmospheric mystery set in war-torn Europe gained the CWA Gold Dagger and has now been reissued with the Javier Falcon series.
A Portuguese financial institution is based at the again of Nazi wartime deals.
Over part a century later a tender woman is murdered in Lisbon.
1941. Klaus Felsen, SS, arrives in Lisbon and the strangest social gathering in historical past the place Nazis and Allies, refugees and marketers dance to the traces of opportunism and depression. Felsen's conflict takes him to the awful mountains of the north the place a brutal conflict is being fought for a component very important to Hitler's blitzkrieg.
Late Nineteen Nineties, Lisbon. Inspector Ze Coelho is investigating the homicide of a tender lady with a annoying sexual prior. As Ze digs deeper he overturns the darkish soil of background and reveals outdated bones. The 1974 revolution has left injustices of the previous fascist regime unresolved. yet there's an older, higher injustice for which this small dying in Lisbon is bad reimbursement, and in his ultimate push for the reality, Ze needs to face the main chilling competition.
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The group found the day manager in his cluttered office at the rear of the garage. After they had explained what they needed, the manager checked a list. "The Red Lion? Four days ago? Okay, we had five drivers working out there that day. Let's see, I think Falzone and Johansen are in the shop right now. " Johansen was working over the engine of his taxi, and had not taken any boy from the Red Lion four days ago. Falzone was having a coffee break. " He pointed straight at Jupiter. "You got kidnapped a couple of days later, right?
He was so excited that he could eat only two pieces of Aunt Mathilda's best apple pie, and gulp down only one large glass of milk. Then he asked to be excused, and hurried out of the house towards the hidden headquarters trailer under its mounds of junk. When Bob and Pete came scrambling up through the trap-door from Tunnel Two fifteen minutes later, Jupiter was seated at the desk, grinning at them. " Bob wanted to know, out of breath from biking so hard from his house. " Pete demanded. " 13 Face to Face!
Swearing, Fred disentangled himself. "Keep your hands off, boy! " The tall kidnapper searched him thoroughly, then turned and searched Ian. "Nothing on either of them. " Jupiter was grinning, and suddenly, so was Ian. "Let's end this now," Walt said. "Ian Carew's father has a chauffeur. A soldier. What's his name and rank? " Bob and Pete froze. There was no way Jupiter could know the answer. Ian could prove who he was. "All right," Ian said. "You've got me. " Bob and Pete showed no expression, but in their minds they cheered.
A Small Death in Lisbon by Robert Wilson