By Michael Sears
Certainly one of Booklist's "Year's top Crime Novels"
After years in federal criminal, Jason Stafford is not any longer welcome on Wall highway. yet as a result of his monetary crime services, one company wishes him to quietly search for irregularities within the books of 1 in their junior investors, whose physique used to be simply pulled from the new york Sound.
Raising an autistic five-year-old on my own, Stafford can’t refuse the profitable provide. The task is meant to final weeks, tops. yet quickly he’s dealing with threats and intimidation, and extra individuals are loss of life. Stafford needs to struggle for his life—while suffering to avoid wasting his son from a unique type of danger…
Nominated for the Edgar® Award for top First Novel
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Extra resources for Black Fridays (Jason Stafford, Book 1)
I’ll listen to her, Mikey, but it won’t cost you five grand. I’ll listen to her and recommend another lawyer. But how about we both save some time, and I’ll tell you her story right now? She was having a little fight with her girlfriend, and her girlfriend picked up the knife—the victim always picks up the knife first in these kinds of stories. They struggled for possession of it, and somehow poor Evelyn got stabbed. ” “That’s not how it went. ” “No, but it could be manslaughter. Get her a sentence of eight to twelve.
He was big, too, nearly as wide as Desiree, but with a handsomely fleshy face, a full head of black hair, and a salesman’s charm. He could make a jury identify with almost any client. Suppose, ladies and gentlemen, that you were crossing the United States Border. And suppose your doctor had told you it was necessary for your health for you to carry certain vials in a suppositorial fashion. And say you were instructed by a customs official to bend over so he could remove those objects. Would not you feel entitled to refuse, on the grounds of health maintenance and privacy?
They’ll be looking for some. Your client ever talked about killing her girlfriend because she didn’t pay her half of the cable bill, or sharpened the cutlery sometime before she stuck her, they’ll find out and introduce it as evidence. ” “No one in this room. Lots of lawyers left in California, though. Must be a list somewhere. ” Result of my isolation in my own little corner of the law. Shit, I didn’t know half of the lawyers at the dinner. “Can’t help you, Speed. ” Pete Winam embraced Izzy as fervently as he could without causing him to drop his drink.
Black Fridays (Jason Stafford, Book 1) by Michael Sears