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By William Campbell Gault

To hit Brock the place it hurts the main, a vengeful stranger pursuits the folks he loves

It starts off with the useless cat. Ex-private investigator Brock Callahan unearths the Siamese by means of his mailbox, its throat lower, and assumes it's a message from a few criminal he placed away some time past. quickly a letter arrives—"The cat was once first. who's second?"—and Brock is familiar with the possibility is not any shaggy dog story. He hires his protégé, the formidable younger detective Corey Raleigh, to aid him protect his spouse and housekeeper, yet Corey has problems of his personal. the child detective is ready to get an within examine the workings of felony justice.

The law enforcement officials locate Corey no longer faraway from Brock's house—half-conscious with a gun in his hand and a lifeless guy at his ft. It's an noticeable frame-up, yet to transparent Corey's identify Brock should locate the true killer, and lock him away prior to his spouse meets an identical destiny because the unlucky Siamese.

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