By John D. MacDonald
From a liked grasp of crime fiction, Cinnamon Skin is one of the vintage novels that includes Travis McGee, the hard-boiled detective who lives on a houseboat.
within the Florida Keys, a houseboat explodes in a huge white flash, immediately killing the honeymooners onboard. Travis McGee’s ally, Meyer, loses not just his domestic and each unmarried factor in it yet his final residing relative. Now he wishes solutions. And he and McGee plan to get them—or die trying.
“To diggers one thousand years from now, the works of John D. MacDonald will be a treasure at the order of the tomb of Tutankhamen.”—Kurt Vonnegut
If Travis McGee hadn’t prepared a lecture journey for his buddy, Meyer will be lifeless. because it used to be, Meyer lent the John Maynard Keynes to his just-married niece, Norma, and her husband, Evan, hoping to offer them the proper honeymoon. as a substitute: tragedy. whilst a gaggle of Colombian terrorists take accountability for the brutal act, Meyer and McGee shuttle to Mexico to hunt justice. Or payback.
as soon as south of the border, Meyer and McGee become aware of many stuff: Evan’s seedy prior, a gorgeous neighborhood named Barbara, a deadly drug cartel, and, might be, even Meyer’s lengthy misplaced braveness. yet does Meyer, consistently content material in McGee’s shadow, have what it takes to avenge the killing of the individual he enjoyed most?
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