By T. R. Ragan

Deepest investigator Lizzy Gardner is familiar with something or approximately dwelling some time past. As undefined, she was once terrorized via a serial killer, a tribulation that haunted her for greater than a decade sooner than the maniac was once ultimately stopped. So whilst terminally ailing Ruth Fullerton begs Lizzy to reopen the chilly case into her daughter’s disappearance, it’s difficult to decline. greater than 20 years have handed on account that Carol Fullerton vanished, leaving behind her vehicle by means of the part of a California highway. The police wrote her off as a runaway, but whatever tells Lizzy the reality isn’t so simple…
Carol’s chilly case has slightly started to thaw while Andrea Kramer indicates up at Lizzy’s door. Andrea’s sister, Diane, has been lacking for months, and she’s confident a charismatic weight reduction guru—part Tony Robbins and half Richard Simmons—is accountable. Diane was once overweight, yet might her obsession with reducing weight have resulted in her disappearance?
As if lively lacking folks situations weren’t sufficient, Lizzy is additionally attempting to deal with her teenage assistants, together with one as wounded and haunted by means of her previous as Lizzy.
Fast-paced and deftly plotted, this amazing follow-up to the best-selling Abducted reveals Sacramento PI Lizzy Gardner in over her head—but extra made up our minds than ever to aid these nobody else will.

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Et vous étiez là quand votre sœur a fait allusion à un meurtre ? — Oui, bien que je n’y aie prêté aucune attention. — Vous n’y avez donc pas cru ? — Évidemment, non ! — Quelle conclusion tirez-vous de la déclaration de votre sœur ? — Joyce passait son temps à mentir. Je me souviens qu’un jour, elle avait monté un conte fantastique concernant les Indes. Notre oncle y avait séjourné quelque temps et Joyce broda sur ce voyage, prétendant devant ses compagnes avoir accompagné son parent. Je dois reconnaître que plusieurs des filles de sa classe l’ont crue.

30 CHAPITRE VI Satisfait du résultat de sa visite, Poirot prit congé de son ami Spencer. Il avait réussi à intéresser l’ancien officier de police à l’affaire et au cours de sa longue carrière, Spencer s’était toujours montré d’une ténacité exemplaire dans ce qu’il entreprenait. D lui permettrait d’obtenir les confidences de la police locale qui menait l’enquête. Poirot consulta sa montre et jugea qu’il serait ponctuel au rendez-vous que lui avait fixé Mrs. Oliver devant la maison de Mrs. Drake, « Les Pommiers ».

Poirot consulta sa montre et jugea qu’il serait ponctuel au rendez-vous que lui avait fixé Mrs. Oliver devant la maison de Mrs. Drake, « Les Pommiers ». Une coïncidence pour le moins ironique… Ces fruits reviendraient-ils donc toujours dans l’histoire ? Suivant le chemin qu’on lui avait indiqué, le petit détective parvint bientôt à une villa en brique rouge de style géorgien, protégée par une rangée de hêtres bien taillés qui cernait un joli jardin entretenu avec soin. Poussant le portillon de fer forgé sur lequel se lisait « Les Pommiers », le visiteur remonta l’allée menant à l’entrée principale au moment où la porte s’ouvrait pour livrer passage à Mrs.

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