Walking the Perfect Square: A Moe Prager Mystery (Wheeler by Reed Farrel Coleman

By Reed Farrel Coleman

Lately retired because of a freak coincidence, NYPD officer Moe Prager is misplaced. In ache and with no the task he loves, Moe relunctantly settles at the inspiration of going into the wine enterprise along with his brother. whilst a suburban collage pupil vanishes off the streets of big apple, Prager's universe is became the other way up and his existence replaced without end. employed through the student's determined kin, Moe plunges deep into the area of latest York s punk underground, intercourse golf equipment, and biker bars. Politicians, newshounds, and crooked law enforcement officials look hell-bent on preventing him in his tracks. Set at the gritty urban streets of the past due seventies and the current day, jogging the ideal sq. is a special secret that can provide a compelling examine one person's efforts to discover a guy who used to be by no means relatively there and to guard his relations from an insufferable fact.

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If you help me on this and any information you come across leads to the boy's whereabouts, you'll receive a tax free reward," he touched his index finger to his nose, "for the amount of money you need for the store. Second--" "Hold it! Hold it! Look, I'm not an investigator. I never even made detective. And my bet is you've got a lot of other people more qualified than me working this. All I did was get lucky once. Don't you think I'm kinda low on the food chain to be making me an offer like--" "First of all, boyo, don't you worry about my ability to make good on my word.

Cups his ear) Oh, you have. Then you'll know what I'm talking about. At these parks they have these huge flume rides. Now, I don't mean the little cute ones with the fake logs. I mean they have these really big ones. They go like ten stories straight up in the air, swoop around a curve and then come flying--(gestures with his hand) I mean flyin' down into a big basin of water. You know the ones I'm talking about? The boat slams (smacks fist into other palm) into this water and boom! This freakin' wall of water soaks everything and everybody for like hundreds of feet around.

44Caliber Killer. As night fell the whole of the city would hold its breath, exhaling only at the warmth of the morning sun on our cheeks. But serial killing was a nascent industry then and its purveyors didn't seem to grow on trees the way they do now. My last shift on the job, I was working crowd control when they brought Sam in. If you look hard at the old news footage, you can see me standing just over Detective Ed Zigo's right shoulder and Berkowitz's left. Honestly, I was just as surprised as everyone else that this chubby postal worker with the wiry hair and goofy smile was Son of Sam.

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