By Glen Cook
Every person desires to locate itâa treasure so wealthy it makes even a hard-boiled detective like Garrett worried. Itâs the mythical ebook of Shadows, made from brass and retaining secrets and techniques no mortal used to be ever intended to masterâand Garrett needs to be certain not anyone ever has the opportunity to paintings its spells on an unsuspecting and unprotected global.
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Morning is the lousiest time of day. The lower the sun in the east, the lousier that time is. The racket in the street started about the time I got my feet on the floor. A woman screamed. She was frightened. Nothing galvanizes me so quickly. I was down at the door with a small arsenal before I started thinking. Somebody was pounding on that door now, yelling my name and begging to be let in. I peeped through the peephole. One ounce of brain was working. I saw a woman's face. Terrified. I fumbled at bolts, yanked the door open.
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