Deader Still: Simon Canderous Series, Book 2 (Simon by Anton Strout

By Anton Strout

It's challenging to defeat evil on the cheap. simply ask Simon Canderous. FROM the writer OF useless TO ME. It's been 737 days because the division of remarkable Affairs? final vampire incursion, yet that streak appears to be like to have ended whilst a ship choked with useless attorneys is located within the Hudson River. utilizing the ability of psychometry?the skill to divine the background of an item via touching it?agent Simon Canderous discovers that the booze cruise used to be crashed through whatever that sucked all of the blood out of the litigators. Now, his workday might by no means end?until his lifestyles does.

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He forced another smile. " She stood there waiting for more. When he offered nothing, she nodded again and headed for the elevators. Owen dumped the flyers in the recycling, considered tossing the bill from the funeral home in with it, and then took it with him. Sophie would be waiting for the elevator still; they were always slow. He hung back behind the corner of the wall, listening for the ding. Once the doors slid shut with Sophie nestled inside, he stepped back out into the empty foyer. 3 Owen sat on the leather sofa in his simple suite, off-white and black and deep, rich brown like Sophie Huang's hair.

A while ago, Mom. Go back to bed, okay? " She scowled. "I don't need you telling me what to do, Owen. " He nodded. "Okay, Mom. " She half turned. " Her peace made, she went back to her room, closing the door behind her. "Seeing things that aren't necessarily there," he muttered to himself as he headed down the darkened hall, remembering what Lori's dive instructor had said about that syndrome with the peculiar name. "And I'm not even underwater…" He blew out a breath through his teeth, trying to relax himself.

He could see how Lori might have been interested enough to check out the lake for herself, as an experienced diver. She'd done wreck salvage before. She'd even worked as an underwater welder for a few months to make money for her next 46 Duncan Ralston trip, much to the displeasure of Owen and their mother, who feared her death on a daily basis. This was salvage on a larger scale, though he supposed if the town had been sunk in 1979, there would be very little left of worth under Chapel Lake. Since she'd likely seen the same photos he'd just looked at and found the same scant information, she'd likely have come to the same conclusion herself.

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