By Janet Evanovich
Alexandra (Barney) Barnaby roars onto the Miami seashore scene in sizzling pursuit of her lacking child brother, "Wild" invoice. go away it to the maverick of the kinfolk to get Barney concerned with high-speed motor vehicle chases, a look for sunken treasure, and Sam Hooker, a NASCAR driving force who’s sturdy at revving a woman's engine. Engaged in a perilous race, invoice has "borrowed" Hooker's sixty-five-foot Hatteras and sailed off into the sunset...just while Hooker has plans for the boat. Hooker figures he will connect himself to Barney and perhaps run into scumbag invoice. and higher but, might be he will get fortunate in love with Bill's sweetie pie sister. The pedal should visit steel if Barney and Hooker are looking to be the 1st to move the end line, keep invoice, Hooker's boat...and probably the realm.
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Oops. ” Hooker drew the curtains. ” “You’re kidding! ” “It’s the chain of life. ” “I’m not used to being this far off the ground,” I said. ” — 49 JANET EVANOVICH Alexandra Barnaby, master of the understatement. Hooker sipped some coffee. “It didn’t bother you last night. Last night you loved everything. ” “Okay, I’m busted. You didn’t. ” I cautiously crept to the kitchen and poured myself a mug of coffee. ” Hooker wanted to know. “It’s spooky being up here. People weren’t meant to live way up here.
I said to Hooker. ” “A black lace G-string under his bed. Your brother is an animal. ” “Nothing. But he made that phone call to me and he cleaned out his refrigerator. ” “Barney, that doesn’t mean he cleaned his refrigerator. ” “I’m not most men,” Hooker said. “I like Barney. ” “Bill said he had to leave Miami for a while. I could hardly hear him over a boat engine. He said if some guys showed up looking for him, I shouldn’t talk to them. And, he said I should tell you to kiss his exhaust pipe.
Holy cow,” Hooker said. ” Hooker had his hair gelled back. He was wearing black linen slacks, a short-sleeve black silk shirt patterned with fluorescent purple palm trees, and loafers without socks. He had a Cartier watch on his wrist, and he smelled nice. “Easy to see how Puke Face got in. The door is completely broken,” Hooker said. ” I gave Hooker the photo of Bill to put in his pocket. ” I followed Hooker down the stairs and out to the Porsche. Hooker drove a block and a half over to Washington and valet parked the car in front of a club.