By Linda Regan
A convicted assassin is out of felony, to the horror of six ladies desirous about his crime two decades in the past. Then, they have been seedy nightclub strippers. Now, a few of them have much to lose. are murdered, a purple g-string crammed in each one mouth. And DI Paul Banham unearths nobody has a cast iron alibi. ""Furious speed and taut suspense supply lots of repayment for enthusiasts of edgy, hardboiled fare."" --Booklist
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She had promised to make banana and sandwich spread sandwiches for her thirteen-year-old daughter’s gymkhana day, and was regretting it. She flung the knife on the granite worktop, wishing she hadn’t given her daily help the day off. Her nerves were in shreds and the bread kept tearing. Since Brian Finn had been released from prison she could hardly think straight. It wasn’t that she didn’t know it was coming; he’d always said he’d be out after nineteen years with good behaviour, and now he was.
Questioned? ” Shaheen sounded wary. “The police, maybe. We have to come back on Monday night as if nothing has happened. ” This was Katie. “We did our last stripping spot at the usual time, got paid by Ahmed in our dressing room then all left the club together. ” “We stick to that story no matter what happens to us in the future,” Susan said firmly. ” They piled hands in a gesture of solidarity. ” Theresa squeezed her arm, and the other girls nodded their agreement. “What happened tonight must never be mentioned.
They came to a ragged halt as Shaheen buckled at the knees and started to cry. ” she sobbed. ” Olivia and Susan said in unison. “We’ve done nothing,” Susan repeated. “We’ve killed someone,” Shaheen howled. “It was an accident,” Theresa said firmly, taking hold of Shaheen’s elbow and giving her a little shake. “It was self defence,” Kim insisted. Susan stepped to the front of the group and grasped Shaheen’s shoulders. “It doesn’t matter what it was! Get a grip, Shaheen. ” Shaheen struggled to control her sobs and reluctantly nodded her head.