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By Jonathan Carroll

Bestselling writer Sam Bayer is stuck.  Burned out from his 3rd divorce, uninterested in the formulaic rut his writing has fallen into, and not able to convey the manuscript for which he has been paid a stratospheric strengthen, he's determined for inspiration.  But an opportunity stopover at to his place of origin of Crane's View, manhattan, sparks his imagination.  Soon he immerses himself in an unsolved case of homicide that came about whilst he used to be a teenager--Sam himself had stumbled on the physique of the sufferer, a gorgeous and wild teenage woman named Pauline.  At an identical time he's drawn into an explosive affair with a stunning yet heavily crazy fan with the unbelievable identify of Veronica Lake.

As Sam learns the anxious evidence approximately his lover's earlier, Pauline's assassin reappears--not basically endangering Sam yet placing his loved fifteen-year-old daughter in jeopardy as well.  Not figuring out whom to belief, Sam has to brace himself for the actually unforeseen answer to this decades-old secret.

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Yet it’s my lifestyles! now not yours or somebody else’s! Why am I apologizing for what I’ve performed? Don’t you're thinking that i think undesirable besides? Don’t you're thinking that i glance again and say “How may you might have performed that? What acquired into me? ”’ I grew to become and checked out her. ‘Did you write on that headstone? ’ She stared at me, shook her head. ‘What are you conversing approximately? What headstone? ’ ‘Forget it. by no means brain. ’ however the challenge was once I didn’t recognize if she was once telling the reality. She’d already lied to me, acted in porno movies, damaged into my condo … What else was once Veronica Lake in a position to doing? as though examining my brain, she stated, ‘You don’t belief me in any respect anymore, do you? ’ ‘You’re now not who i assumed you have been. ’ ‘Who is, Sam? who's? ’ the following morning Veronica and Cassandra met. It went very badly. Veronica and that i had slept, totally clothed, on my mattress. in the midst of the evening I awakened and observed her ten inches away, watching me. I received up and went into the visitor room. Cass was once within the kitchen consuming breakfast whilst I obtained downstairs. I instructed her Veronica was once there and she or he raised an eyebrow. ‘I didn’t be aware of she was once coming. ’ ‘Neither did I. We’ll discuss it later. ’ Veronica seemed a couple of minutes later taking a look like hell. I brought them. Cass attempted tough to be pleasant and hot yet Veronica used to be withdrawn. She wouldn’t devour something and replied Cass’s questions with brief, curt sentences that have been simply in need of impolite. It was once probably the most uncomfortable nutrients I had sat via in many years. by way of the top of it we have been all silent and the single sound within the entire condominium used to be the clink of cups and silverware. fortunately Ivan got here via and left with Cass to happier lands. after they have been long gone, I advised we take the puppy for a stroll. ‘You wish me to move, don’t you? ’ ‘If i wished you to depart, Veronica, I’d—’ ‘No you wouldn’t, Sam. You’re too well mannered. ’ She gave a derisive chortle. ‘But you recognize, for those who begin being well mannered with a lover issues have become undesirable. ’ I threw up my fingers and left the room for my coat. It was once overcast and cold open air. Veronica wore a mild blouse. I provided her a jacket yet she wouldn’t take it. Crossing her fingers tightly over her chest, she walked along with her head down. ‘Did you learn the letter I despatched? there has been not anything in there other than a poem, or a part of one, by way of Neruda. am i able to say it to you? “‘And our difficulties will fall apart aside, the soul Blow via like a wind, and the following the place we are living Will all be fresh back, with clean bread at the desk. For the dark-faced earth doesn't wish anguish; It wishes freshness-fire-water-bread, for everybody: not anything may still separate humans however the solar or the evening, the moon or the branches. ”’ We walked on silently. A automobile handed and honked its horn. I jerked on the sound and appeared up quick. It used to be a neighbor, giving a huge wave. I waved again. ‘Do they prefer you round right here, Sam? Do you've loads of neighbors? ’ She licked her lips. there have been tears working down both sides of her face. ‘No. simply humans to wave to. you recognize me — I’m now not very social. ’ ‘But I’m your good friend. I’d do whatever for you!

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