Crypt City

Crypt City

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The year is 1970. When U.S. Army Capt. Howard Starling is caught in the arms of another man, his commanding officer, Lt.-Col. Christopher Huygens, he's dismissed from the service in disgrace. With a background in intelligence, he tries in desperation to make a living as a private eye. His first client, Lorna Sutter, is a wealthy woman who wants to find a young girl with whom she grew up in an orphanage. As Howard investigates, not only does he discover that the orphanage was the epicenter of a series of horrific crimes, but his past as a Cold War intelligence officer is about to catch up to him in the form of a Soviet agent whom he had helped turn, and who has once again changed employers--this time, he's with a shadowy organization with a strange connection to his vanished lover. Nothing is as it seems, and the past is never dead, in this titillating thriller from best-selling novelist William Kowalski.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 318 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 17mm | 426g
  • English
  • Illustrations, black and white
  • 150088054X
  • 9781500880545
  • 2,070,077

About William Kowalski

William Kowalski is the best-selling author of ten previous books. He has won the 1999 Rosenstein Award, the 2001 Ama-Boeke Award, and the 2014 Thomas H. Raddall Atlantic Fiction Award. His work has been translated into 15 languages.
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