This is a collection of published novelettes by Jack Bates of the popular series, Harry Landers, PI. Each episode presents the reader with client cases that are forceful and compelling.
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Harry Landers finds himself part of the glamour crowd when a supermodel, engaged to a wealthy auto parts manufacturer, receives a threatening note from an anonymous admirer. As Harry races the clock to protect the beautiful model, he stumbles upon two unsolved murders that happen fifteen years apart but could be linked by the same killers hand. Is…
The Girl with the Dragon Wing eyes – Harry Landers takes on a case for two distraught parents who hope their missing daughter is just stretching her wings and will want to return to the nest before much more time passes.
The Girl Whose Life Went Up in Smoke – A chance encounter with a past client pushes private investigator Harry Landers into looking for answers he felt he never really got.
The Serpent Beneath the Flower – The prime suspect was still at large, the case sitting at the PD with no leads. Not able to shake the case, Landers sets out to do what the police have not.
Lake Solitude – Troubled by recent events involving his grandson, Ronny “C-Note” Palazolo asks Harry Landers to look into the mysterious disappearance of a boy Ronny barely knew fifty years earlier when he did a little time in a boys’ work camp as a teen.
Only the Dead Will Whisper – As stone wall after stone wall hinders Harry’s investigation, he soon discovers that digging around in the past is as dangerous for him as it is for his client.
Meatballs & Murder – Amanda Paluzzi’s fiancé, Anthony Nigliazzo, is found murdered. The Amato brothers, rivals of Anthony in the restaurant business, are blamed by the victim’s family.