Martin MacLeish is past his career as a police detective. His staff, tenure, and blazing record are behind. What he doesn't realize is that his future isn't as bright as he thought. What he didn't know was that he'd be rich, and the man that had seduced him away to his second career would be dead. Big and dead.
Des adolescents qui disparaissent soudainement sous l’eau… Une belle-mère très « attentionnée »… Des poupons démoniaques qui tentent de tuer leur baby-sitter… Une voleuse au-dessus de tout soupçon… Une blague qui dégénère en suspicion de tentative d’attentat… Un voisin au comportement bien étrange… Un suicide qui laisse sans voix…
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Tessa Lockhart watches as her two grown children race down the wooden stairs of the Pelican Grand Resort. As they spend their day enjoying the beach her children meet other young adults staying at the resort who invite them to go clubbing. Tessa initially has no reservations. It is only when she wakes in the night to find her children are not back at the hotel that she becomes anxious.
A young girl disappears and her mother Maple is desperate for help. All she wants is her daughter home again and she believes someone from her past has taken her. But when her body is found, the local detective is convinced that she had something to do with the murder. She now has to deal with a detective who thinks she's guilty, while another detective wants to help.
The third largest sugar cane plantation in 19th century Brazil. Yerodin runs the kitchen for the Almeida family. A respected man, for a slave. A comfortable life, for an old man. Now a young man stands before Yerodin. Strong. His machete dripping blood. Hand extended. Offering freedom. But freedom at what price?
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