Dirty Game (Annie Carter #1) by Jessie Keane

By Jessie Keane

Adultery, homicide and unsafe love collide in Jessie Keane’s gritty debut mystery set within the London’s East finish. excellent for lovers of Martina Cole and Lynda los angeles Plante.

For longer than she cares to recollect Annie Bailey has lived within the shadow of her older sister Ruthie. Now Ruthie has her arms on Max Carter, the a lot feared head of the Carter kin and a top rate villain.

Seducing Max wasn't an issue, however the guilt, disgrace and anger of rejection afterwards was.

Thrown onto the streets Annie reveals herself dwelling with Celia, a wayward aunt with a surprising mystery. because the months move Annie's inventive nature sees her mature and carve out a lifestyles for herself, albeit now not criminal. but when you play with fireplace, you could anticipate to get burned and her lavish new way of life and connections should be approximately to return crashing down round her.

Annie has unwittingly positioned herself among rival gangs and disillusioned too many of us, and these kinds of humans don't disregard. yet as we all know, Annie Bailey isn't any usual girl.

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In the next room, the president’s stateroom and office, Lyndon Johnson is giving orders. The orders are taken up to the cockpit and radioed to Washington. In the front of the plane is where all the press and the passengers sit. ” He said, “You’ve heard of strong men weeping. ” Kennedy’s secretaries are crying too. At this point, no one knows if it’s a conspiracy. ” No one knows, but the Cuban Missile Crisis is very fresh in everybody’s mind. During the flight, which is something like two hours and six minutes long, on every air base along the route, fighter planes are actually on the runways.

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Of Virginia, the archest of segregationists. He won’t even tell anybody when he will start a hearing. At approximately the same time as the Kennedy motorcade is going through Dallas, John McCormick, the Speaker of the House, is asking Judge Smith, “What’s the schedule? ” That bill is not getting out of the Rules Committee; it’s completely stuck. Three nights after Kennedy’s assassination, Johnson’s going to give his first speech to the joint houses of Congress. Johnson’s not even in the Oval Office yet; he’s still living at home.

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