By John D. MacDonald
From a cherished grasp of crime fiction, A lethal colour of Gold is one of the vintage novels that includes Travis McGee, the hard-boiled detective who lives on a houseboat.
while Travis McGee choices up the telephone and hears a voice from his earlier, he can’t aid it: He has to meddle. particularly while he has the opportunity to reunite Sam Taggart, a reckless, stressed guy like himself, with the lady who’s nonetheless watching for him. yet what starts as an easy matchmaking scheme quickly turns into a bloody chase that takes McGee to Mexico, a gorgeous kingdom from which he hopes to come back alive.
“John D. MacDonald used to be the great entertainer of our age, and a spell binding storyteller.”—Stephen King
Deception. Betrayal. Heartbreak. while Sam left his female friend, Nora, and vanished from citadel Lauderdale, nobody used to be stunned. but if he indicates up 3 years later mendacity in a pool of his personal blood, humans begin to ask questions. And his previous buddy Travis McGee is left to discover answers.
yet all he has to head on are a gold Aztec idol and a really indignant ex-girlfriend. Is that adequate to discover his friend’s killer? And while the fact is as terrifying as this, does he actually need solutions after all?
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