#5 in series

Missing Woman

Book 5 in the series

3.53 based on 11 ratings & 0 reviews on Goodreads.com
Bello

Publication date: 28.01.2016
ISBN: 9781509816712
Number of pages: 0

Synopsis

A dowdy woman hires private eye Albert Samson to locate her college chum. But is she missing or has she just run away from her husband?

A stop-start case takes Samson out of his Indianapolis comfort zone into Southern Indiana where he picks his way through intrigues, lies, and lures and where he tangles with a hostile police force. Everyone has something to hide.

Wouldn't it be wonderful if things did turn out to be as advertised, at least now and then. However here he scrapes the deceptions aside and works his way to the bottom of a tantalizing puzzle in a novel that was adapted for television in Japan.

In the media

. . .lean, and sinewy prose propels the reader. . .through a satisfying book
Houston Post
. . .Albert's dry, airy humor is in fine working order--and it's grounded, now, by a pessimistic downward tug that suits Lewin surprisingly well
Kirkus Reviews
Lewin's best book. . . The dialogue is authentic, the settings attractive and the mystery real
New Republic