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By Gilbert Adair

London 1946. An actress is murdered, not only on digital camera yet in complete view of a crowded movie set. in simple terms six humans had a chance to manage the poison but now not one in every of them had a feasible intent. As Evadne Mount, bestselling crime novelist, discovers, despite the fact that, all six did have a rationale for committing one other, previous, nonetheless unsolved homicide but, on that get together, no longer one in every of them had the opportunity...

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It was the same intense look she saw him make when determining any decision, whether choosing a doughnut or running the Behavioral Science Unit. His serious poker face, despite the weathered lines in his forehead and around his intense eyes, remained unchanged. An index finger tapped his thin—almost nonexistent—upper lip. He stood with a rod-straight back and feet set apart in the same stance he used to fire his Glock. A few minutes after eight in the morning and his well-pressed shirtsleeves were already rolled up, but meticulously and properly turned with cuffs tucked under.

Mary Louise’s eyes followed his hand as Maggie slipped behind her and into the room. “She hasn’t been feeling good,” the little girl confessed. ” Cunningham patted her on the head. The distraction worked. Now Mary Louise didn’t even glance back at Maggie, who tiptoed across the room, her eyes taking in everything from the People magazines scattered on the coffee table to the M& Ms spilled on the carpet to the plastic crucifix hanging on the wall. She looked for wires. She listened over the TV cartoons for any buzzing or clicking.

Of course, Tully realized that his thinking of Sloane’s contribution as little more than voodoo was no different than what some people thought of criminal profiling. Both depended on recognizing behaviors of the criminal mind, which was never as predictable as any of them hoped. Ganza had set aside the test tube and was poking around the box again. With long metal forceps he pinched what looked like microscopic pieces, and was putting them into a plastic evidence bag. He pushed up his glasses and dived the forceps in, suddenly getting excited.

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