After Claire Peters spots her husband, who is supposedly dead, she hires PI John Caine to investigate, and it takes all of his special skills to find out what happened to the man and the money that vanished with him.
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"One can see old Travis McGee looking on as Caine does what a man has to do, pleased to see that at last he has a successor." --The Boston Globe
"Travel down the mean street with Charles Knief and you won't be disappointed." --Michael Connelly, bestselling author of Trunk Music
"Thank goodness for Sand dollars...engrossing...I am already madly in love with this character and can't wait for more of his adventures." --Washington Times
"Readers who miss John D. Macdonald's Travis McGee will be pleased to meet John Caine..." --Booklist
"Rings with authenticity. Taut, tense, never a false note." --Robert B. Parker on Diamond Head
"A high-spirited, high-casualty tale." --Kirkus Reviews on Diamond Head
"Knief's writing is smooth and seamless, and he's concocted an involving plot to go with his likeable, attractive macho hero and exotic setting. The result: an action-packed, satisfying debut." --Booklist on Diamond HeadAbout the Author:
Charles Knief is the author of Diamond Head, the 1995 SMP/PWA Best First Private Eye Novel Contest winner. He and his wife divide their time between Hawaii and California. His e-mail address is firstname.lastname@example.org.
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