A mortal terror : Billy Boyle World War II Mystery Series, Book 6. / James R Benn.
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- ISBN: 9781569479957 (electronic bk)
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- Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2011.
In his time investigating crimes for both the Boston cops and General Ike's European forces, Lieutenant Billy Boyle hasn't encountered a serial killer. But now it looks like he may--a serial killer with a particularly frightening agenda. Two officers from the American troops stationed in Caserta, Italy, not far from Naples, have been found murdered. Lieutenant Norman Landry was found behind a supply tent with his neck snapped. Captain Max Galante, MD, was strangled on the same night, and his body left in a garden outside HQ. The MOs are completely different, and it seems like the officers had no connection to each other, but one frightening fact links the murders: each body was discovered with a single playing card: the Lieutenant, the ten of hearts; the Captain, the jack of hearts. The message seems to be clear--if the murderer isn't apprehended, the higher ranks will be next. Billy is sent to Italy for the investigation, which grows...
Electronic reproduction. New York : Soho Crime, 2011. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 426 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
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