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Read online Night Shelter.pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Night Shelter Everybody at Butchers Row in Southwark has something to hide .

Described as London noir Night Shelter the th novel from thriller writer Gil Hogg delves deep into the seedy underground world of drugs prostitution and corruption in Britain s capital .

Jimmy Morton a supervisor at the Night Shelter for the homeless finds himself unwittingly involved in the murder of Eva a local prostitute found in a tenement in Butchers Row The director of the Night Shelter and his guest Arnold Catesby have had a boys night out a drug fuelled sex party at a nearby pub close to where Eva s body was discovered .

Cynical and self protective CI Dan Hamish from the Yard finds that Eva was at the party but believes that Catesby and his friends are too big to touch As the group are interrogated one by one they assure Hamish that they have solid insurance but will it pay off by Gil Hogg

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Night Shelter
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An important British diplomat is abducted in Pakistan What appears to be a terrorist outrage may be the result of a vendetta by a powerful tycoon br br Crime and mystery novel Rendezvous with Death follows the story of Nick Dyson a young barrister in London who accepts the appointment as personal assistant to his friend Robert Laidlow who is a Special Envoy to the Middle East based in Islamabad br br Nick Robert and Robert s wife Emma have made a bitter enemy of Gerald Macbeth now an influential tycoon in Islamabad br br When Robert disappears and his security guard is beheaded Nick begins to suspect that Macbeth is behind the crimes He tries to persuade Emma to leave Pakistan with him She refuses and dies in a speedboat acciden Robert is executed by terrorists br br Nick flees to London with over a million dollars of bribe money paid to Robert br br Rendezvous with Death will appeal to those who enjoy crime and mystery novels plus fans of Gil s former novels, It is Hong Kong and Mike Brodie a young police inspector from Glasgow is caught between two women Helen is a talented and virtuous Chinese doctor Vanessa is a bargirl and a sordid temptress whom he finds hard to resist He needs more money than he earns and is lured into a squeeze racket where criminals pay the police for protection and Brodie gets his share Later out of self disgust Brodie tries to reject the money But the cops who run the racket fear he is going to talk His love life in tatters he has to run or be arrested for corruption, When Lieutenant Bob McDade witnesses an officer ordering the execution of villagers while on an operation to gather intelligence about the Viet Cong he questions his role as a seasoned veteran Conflicted he argues with his commanding officer and is court martialled as a result McDade is found guilty and is facing disgrace but his lawyer wins a plea that he is a victim of battle stress He is sent to a veteran s psychiatric hospital in the US while the army happily closes down the issue of a war crime Meanwhile Gail is dedicated to her work in another veteran s home in the US She met McDade in Saigon while she was working as a nurse although the couple knew each other from high school and they fell in love Uncertain of whether he is sane or not McDade eventually walks out of the hospital He plans to leave and he wants to take Gail with him Will he persuade her to leave her job and nurse elsewhere or will Gail be destroyed by the very madness she is trying to cure Focusing on battle stress and exploring the difficult issue of front line soldiers under stress who kill civilians Don t Cry for the Brave is an intriguing novel for those who enjoy military and crime fiction, Young Ellen Colbert deserts her paralysed husband when she can no longer bear caring for him She takes work as part of the kitchen staff at the Marchmont mansion where she meets the charming John Marchmont who whisks her off to Australia br br For months John and Ellen enjoy their lives at Mirabilly a vast cattle station in the north owned by the Marchmonts until a lawyer s letter arrives for John They discover that by an accident of family deaths and a destroyed will he has inherited the bulk of the Marchmont wealth John sets off immediately for London leaving a jilted Ellen behind br br John returns to Mirabilly four years later to discover that Ellen has married the head stockman and has a young son Paul who was born soon after John left for London When Paul s father is tragically drowned he begins to hear rumours about his true parentage his mother denies it but could he be Marchmont s son br br This contemporary novel deals with the importance of knowing your paternity Filled with romance and family issues The Unforgiving Shore is a gripping read for fans of romantic fiction as well as those who enjoy a family saga