Black Water Transit

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Random House Publishing Group, Jan 11, 2012 - Fiction - 432 pages
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Jack Vermillion is seeing red. So is Earl V. Pike. So is a smart, beautiful NYC detective named Casey Spandau. For Jack, it began when Earl asked for a little favor--one former soldier to another. With Jack’s son in serious trouble with the law and his shipping company, Black Water Transit, about to hit the big time, Jack saw a chance to be a good father, a good citizen, and a good CEO--by ratting out Earl V. Pike to the feds. It was a monumental mistake.

Now Pike is mad. Bodies are piling up. And all the backstabbers are coming out of the woodwork in Jack’s rattled world. Jack’s only hope: detective Casey Spandau, who began her week hunting for a sex criminal and ended up with Earl V. Pike--a man using guile, skill, and one astounding long-range weapon to kill everyone who gets in his way. For Casey and Jack Vermillion, making Earl V. Pike angry has turned into a cross-country nightmare. But taking him down will be even worse.


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Contents

Section 1
3
Section 2
69
Section 3
98
Section 4
104
Section 5
113
Section 6
128
Section 7
146
Section 8
161
Section 14
145
Section 15
183
Section 16
196
Section 17
317
Section 18
331
Section 19
334
Section 20
355
Section 21
365

Section 9
164
Section 10
187
Section 11
202
Section 12
119
Section 13
123
Section 22
413
Section 23
417
Section 24
420
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About the author (2012)

Carsten Stroud is the author of the New York Times bestseller Close Pursuit, and the award-winning Sniper’s Moon, both set in the New York City Police Department. He lives and writes in Thunder Beach.


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