All My Enemies (Brock & Kolla, Book 3) by Barry Maitland

By Barry Maitland

Whilst Kathy Kolla is appointed to New Scotland backyard, she is decided to maintain her head down and her dossier fresh. yet her first actual case seems set to turn into her so much infamous - specifically while she unearths her personal earlier being written into the awful occasions unfolding prior to her.

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Protested Marguerite. 'First a photographer - now a policeman as well. Have a heart! ' 'What a happy little threesome - not in that sense. ' 'But I loasn't stolen from the policeman,' said Marguerite, halflaughing. And she looked at the young man's face and laughed no more. 'Now, look, Inspector, this is absolutely not fair. I've told you about Mr Photoze - we were both frank enough with you. So believe me when I say, when I swear to you on oath, that, as for the policeman, I never set eyes on the fellow in my life.

The whole was trained, steady as a rock, on the site below. And spilled out of a torn paper bag, too small to hold so many, three out of half a dozen rosy apples had rolled out on the dusty boards of the wooden floor. 'We stood and stared, and as we stood, there was a scraping and scuffling overhead, a small shower of debris, and when we looked up we saw two hands tearing at the slates above us and a face peering through. And a voice said, "For God's sake, what's happening ? ' Usually, for publication, the head was lifted out of the rest, but the whole picture showed the scene moments after the impact of the bullet.

Threats at first, meaningless probably, just to give the seducer a bad ne, with the vague hope that when he comes to Thrushford with his 42 Great Detective Stories master, one may be able to add some small frightening shock just to shake him up. But the seducer turns it all to his own advantage, makes a sort of public joke of it, hands the letters to another man. The rankling anger grows and begins to take on a more positive quality. And then the second opportunity presents itself. 'I don't know which came first - the rifle or the post of duty outside the unfinished wing.

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