Evil for Evil: A Billy Boyle World War II Mystery by James R. Benn
By James R. Benn
Compliment for the Billy Boyle sequence: “Benn keeps to create attention-grabbing behind-the-scenes mysteries from little-known features of worldwide struggle II background. . . . A fast paced mixture of motion, experience, and crime fixing. . . . an effective sequence that retains getting better.”—Booklist “The Billy Boyle novels have speedy confirmed themselves as top in school . . . historic mysteries that seamlessly mixture truth with fiction, are replete with interval info, [and] contain an enticing, tricky and suspenseful story.”—Mysterious studies “A triple dose of pleasure with a homicide secret inside a undercover agent mystery inside of a global struggle experience tale. . . . A ‘rattling solid read.’”—Rhys Bowen “A strong stick to as much as Benn’s first novel. . . . [I] look ahead to his next.”—Robert B. Parker “What an exceptional learn, choked with motion, humor and middle. . . . equivalent elements secret agent mystery, warfare tale and homicide secret, with a dollop of romance that’s by no means candy, this can be only a marvelous e-book. extra please!”—Louise Penny Fifty Browning computerized Rifles were stolen from a US military base in Northern eire. His “uncle” Ike Eisenhower sends Billy to get better the guns, that may be utilized in a German-sponsored IRA rebellion. our bodies start to acquire as Billy reveals unforeseen demanding situations to his Boston-Irish upbringing and IRA sympathies. There are rogues on each side, he learns. James R. Benn is the writer of 3 past books within the Billy Boyle sequence: Billy Boyle, the 1st Wave, and Blood by myself. he's a librarian and lives in Hadlyme, Connecticut.From the Hardcover version.
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Subaltern O’Brien will accompany you and provide further instructions. General Eisenhower will inform your Major Harding about this assignment but you are to discuss it with no one. You can expect spies and informers everywhere in Palestine with all the Arabs and Jews about. No time to waste, my boy. ” With that, he shook my hand and heaved himself down the stairs to the main lobby. It was typical of the British to express dismay at so many of the local population in their occupied territories.
I wasn’t used to being given orders by a woman, and the recent blowup with Diana was too fresh in my mind to allow me to take them with grace from this woman. ” I asked, changing the topic. I liked to ask the questions. ,” she said, consulting a sheet of paper in her file. ” “All we can say is that the truck crossed over. ” “OK, maybe. Whose was it? ” “Yes, the truck belonged to a wholesaler who does business with the army. It had been stolen earlier that night, and he had reported it to the police.
Diana stood behind me and began rubbing my neck. “It was exciting,” she said. “And dangerous,” I said. I tried to sound adamant but it was hard with Diana’s hands working on the tense muscles in my shoulders. “I didn’t want to spoil this trip,” she said, finally answering my question. “I was going to tell you before we left. ” “Kay mentioned it. ” I shook off her hands and stood to face her. “Why you? ” “Because I can make a difference. ” “Yes! I can’t sit idly by while others risk their lives.