By Lee Charles Kelley
Meet Jack box: Dog's ally "Ex-cop Jack box deserted manhattan to run a canines kennel within the rustic Maine woods. yet homicide and mayhem nonetheless appear to hound him anyplace he is going ... Jack's a puppy coach and a behavioral professional -- let alone the "main squeeze" of shrewdpermanent and horny, part-time medical expert, Jamie Cutter. That's why he's status in a secluded cabin by means of alike on an icy December night, with Allison DeMarco mendacity lifeless on her kitchen ground, and her high-strung Airedale, Ginger, going ape within the nook. You can't train an outdated puppy -- or cop -- new methods, so this murder has Jack hooked ... specifically given that bad Ginger seems the single witness! In a global of misbehaving mutts and pesky purebreeds, a killer should be ready to make Jack, Jamie, and their puppy-pals roll over and play dead.
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I was starting to like Flynn, though I could tell he wasn’t too thrilled with me. I wondered if he had picked up on the fact that Jamie and I had been out on a date together when he’d called. I looked through the cabinets and found a lot of dishes and glassware and pots and pans and baking soda and cans of tuna and boxes of Minute Rice, but no vitamins. Then I opened a drawer and found some nice silverware and some napkins and sandwich bags, but no vitamins. I could almost feel Flynn breathing on me.
I’ll be seeing you around,” he said, then he went past me giving me an “accidental” shoulder shove. After he’d gone, Carl and Quent shook their heads. Quent said, “Sorry it took so long, Sheriff, but Sam and me had to search the whole back yard there, lookin’ for Mr. ” He and Carl had a good laugh over that. “Call me Jack,” I said. Flynn muttered something about how if only Sam were married like them, or if he at least for chrissakes got laid once in a while, he wouldn’t be such a headache. ” Jamie asked.
But it had been open the whole time I’d been there so I guessed that Quentin Peck had found it that way when he’d come to see about the barking and that Flynn had told him to leave it open until Jamie got some Polaroids and had a chance to take the room temperature. 36 L EE C HARLES K ELLEY There was a Macintosh computer with its own phone and modem on the desk in the dining room. The computer was turned on but a screen saver of ﬂying toasters was all you could see. There was a desk lamp next to the computer but it was turned off.
A Nose for Murder (Jack and Jamie, Book 1) by Lee Charles Kelley