By Dan Burns
When a suffering writer with a mystery govt earlier is employed by means of a filthy rich philanthropist to enquire a chilly homicide case, he has no selection yet to reveal the darkish and buried secrets and techniques of a strong political relations in Chicago.
Sebastian Drake is a novelist understanding of a dilapidated house within the urban who’s attempting to get a hold of his subsequent tale inspiration. yet he’s stuck.
Drake gets an unforeseen stopover at from a guy attracted to hiring him for a venture and who thinks he has simply the answer to Drake’s writing demanding situations. He additionally thinks that Drake’s earlier and mystery lifestyles with a shadow govt association is a beneficial asset. His proposition to Drake is easy: develop into a employed agent to enquire a chilly homicide case concerning considered one of Chicago’s strongest political households. The activity comes with an honest paycheck, the entire help he may wish, and the kinds of genuine existence stories that could shape the foundation for nice fiction stories.
This is a narrative a couple of guy with a brand new hire on lifestyles, who leads a twin life. at the back of his table, he's an aspiring writer. at the streets, he's a rogue undercover and unknown vigilante.
His greatest problem is maintaining intact the fantastic line among truth and fiction.
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A Fine Line (A Sebastian Drake Novel) by Dan Burns