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Silence Six years ago, Jack Till helped Wendy Harper disappear But now her ex boyfriend and former business partner, Eric Fuller, is being framed for her presumed murder in an effort to smoke her out, and Till must find her before tango dancing assassins Paul and Sylvie Turner doThe Turners are merely hired to do a job, though, and prefer to remain anonymous When they find that a middleman has let the true employer know their identities, finishing the job is no longer enough Their fee just went up And now they must double cross the man who wants Wendy dead before he can double cross them if their jealousy and cold blooded calculations don t result in a fatal lovers quarrel firstWith masterful plotting and unnerving psychological insight, Perry delivers another mesmerizing thrill ride If you love Perry s Jane Whitefield novels, you will like Silence While Silence is not on a par with any of the exceptional Whitefield novels, it is a very good read in its own right Recommended. DNF 30% I have been reading this since July July guys And by reading I mean it s been sitting on my desk collecting dust for months and months I put it down and never picked it back up I can t even remember what it was about, although it is now October so who can really blame me right I might come back to this one day but for now, im moving onto bigger, better books life s too short to dwell. Wendy Harper got brutally attacked by a masked assailant six years ago right on her porch and that caused her to flee Los Angeles and assume a new identity and a new life all with the help of private dick Jack Till Now Till is desperately trying to find her and bring her back to LA so she can get her ex boyfriend who has been framed for her murder exonerated Whoever tried killing Wendy has sent a team of assassins, the tango dancing couple Paul and Sylvie Turner, after them Decent enoug Wendy Harper got brutally attacked by a masked assailant six years ago right on her porch and that caused her to flee Los Angeles and assume a new identity and a new life all with the help of private dick Jack Till Now Till is desperately trying to find her and bring her back to LA so she can get her ex boyfriend who has been framed for her murder exonerated Whoever tried killing Wendy has sent a team of assassins, the tango dancing couple Paul and Sylvie Turner, after them Decent enough plot for a Thomas Perry page turner Alas it fails to get anyplausible or anyexciting after the initial setup Everybody in this book, with the notable exception of our hero Jack Till, is a sociopath or a myopic narcissist Even the woman for whom we are supposed to feel sympathy for, Wendy Harper We are supposed to believe she jumps into bed with Till literally hours after abandoning her new husband and kids I get that thrillers need to have a romantic angle of some sort but this is just ridiculous The assassins are sociopaths because.well, they are assassins The big baddie is your typical rich executive with a shady past All ho hum, run of the mill nonsense If I didn t know Perry and his ability to write witty, taut thrillers this book would turn me away from him Thankfully he has written and writes better books A little LA Noir from Thomas Perrya retired LAPD homicide detective turned P.I., helping a female restaurateur disappear, after she is savagely beatenSix years later, her lover restaurant partner is charged with her murderJack Till feels morally obligated to find her, to prevent a convictionComplicating matters, two professional hitters are also on the trailThe race is onInteresting characters on all sides, but a little derivative of Perry s Jane Whitefield seriesStill the A little LA Noir from Thomas Perrya retired LAPD homicide detective turned P.I., helping a female restaurateur disappear, after she is savagely beatenSix years later, her lover restaurant partner is charged with her murderJack Till feels morally obligated to find her, to prevent a convictionComplicating matters, two professional hitters are also on the trailThe race is onInteresting characters on all sides, but a little derivative of Perry s Jane Whitefield seriesStill the characters, even the villains make this a decent, fun read

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