pythons have taken over the Everglades and the suburbs of Miami and are decimating the
wildlife, consuming condo pets, and terrorizing the population. Sam Dalton, previously of NCIS, remains to be
tormented via the suspicious dying of his spouse and son in an motor vehicle crash approximately a decade in the past. he's
recruited through his ally Phil Everett to hitch him as a unique agent with the Florida Fish and
Wildlife Conservation fee to enquire natural world crimes, together with reptile smuggling,
perhaps the most reason behind the python explosion. Their major suspect is Bruno Zimmerman, the
owner of global of Reptiles, the biggest reptile shop in Florida. additionally investigating Zimmerman
is the ruthless and hedonistic investigative reporter Diana Ventura, who's undercover because the
spokesperson for keep Our Snakes, a firm managed by way of Zimmerman. because the
investigation attracts them nearer jointly, sparks fly among Dalton and Diana.
Unbeknownst to the investigators, outdoor of Everglades urban, chemical engineer and
honorary redneck sizeable Ink—so named for his outrageous tattoos—runs the Manatee Fish Meal
Plant, a canopy for a crystal methamphetamine creation facility funded through moneyman Bone
Mozell, the distributor of the fish meal and different items for Florida chook farmers. Mozell’s
silent accomplice within the meth operation is Bruno Zimmerman, they usually make a superb pair, on the grounds that they
are either sociopathic killers. They plot to take out sizeable Ink as a result of his meth habit.
When the 2 rogue Florida flora and fauna brokers try and smash all of the pythons with a GMO
snake virus, a flora and fauna catastrophe ensues and sparks harmful encounters with ruthless reptile
smugglers, murderous meth makers, and devious assassins in a story of vengeance, violence, and
By Hans Reteid
Ein spannungsgeladener Spionagethriller, besonders interessant für Norderney- und Kretaurlauber.
"Tight ... wild ... an eventful and powerful thriller." - the recent York occasions publication evaluate -
"A cult writer for enthusiasts of noir fiction." - Mónica Calvo-Pascual, writer of Chaos and insanity -
"A nice pulpster ... regularly certainly one of my favorites." - Ed Gorman, writer of The Poker membership -
"Langton's glowing prose and inimitable wit provide a tasty dinner party for the discriminating reader." - Publishers Weekly -
"Like Jane Austen and Barbara Pym, Langton is blessed with the comedian spirit- an extraordinary reward of genius to be cherished." - St. Louis Post-Dispatch -
Biographical be aware:
Stephen Marlowe (1928-2008) was once the writer of greater than fifty novels, together with approximately dozen that includes globe-trotting deepest eye Chester Drum. Born Milton Lesser, Marlowe was once raised in Brooklyn and attended the varsity of William and Mary. After a number of years writing technology fiction less than his given identify, he legally followed his pen identify, and commenced concentrating on Chester Drum, the Washington-based detective who first seemed within the moment Longest evening (1955). even supposing a personal detective comparable to Raymond Chandler's characters, Drum was once unique through his jet-setting way of life, which carried him to varied unique locales from Mecca to South the United States. those espionage-tinged tales received Marlowe acclaim, and he produced a couple of a yr ahead of finishing the sequence in 1968. After spending the Nineteen Seventies writing suspense novels just like the Summit (1970) and The Cawthorn Journals (1975), Marlowe became to scholarly ancient fiction. He lived a lot of his lifestyles out of the country, in Switzerland, Spain, and France, and died in Virginia in 2008.
By Jan Gangsei
By Kurt Winans
First time period President Jordan Harwell and the state are stuck flatfooted because the total plan strikes ahead, whereas mystery provider agent Heath Bishop of the President’s own element needs to aid his boss deal with the devastation as lots of these surrounding him falter. within the aftermath the army is ready to salary conflict opposed to a intended enemy whereas trying to appease an outraged American public in search of retribution.
By Claudia Rimkus
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