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By Gore Vidal

In Death prior to Bedtime, speeding P.R. guy Peter Sargent is invited to the house of a venerable senator to aid strategize his forthcoming run for president.  at the evening ahead of he’s to announce, even though, the senator is murdered in his bed.  now not wanted as a political publicist, Sargent unearths himself aiding the police locate the killer.  He deftly navigates an eccentric solid of characters, all of whom are suspects: the rebellious daughter; the sycophantic aide; the grieving widow; and the power-hungry governor along with his eye at the senator’s job.  someway, among fascinating the senator’s daughter and glad-handing Washington’s elite, Sargent nonetheless manages to methodically positioned the items into position and sees that politics really is a cut-throat company.

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Spot what? " "What are you talking about? There's nothing new in that book. " "Then you missed it! We're both over here in Headquarters. " "Bob? " But Bob had hung up. Jupiter gulped the last bite of toast, and hurried out of the house and across the street to the salvage yard. When he emerged through the trapdoor into Headquarters, Pete and Bob grinned maddeningly at him. "A detective has to keep his eyes open at all times," Pete said with mock seriousness. " Bob chortled. "If there was really anything to miss," Jupiter muttered.

Yes, I am the manager," the short man snapped, and went on glaring at Jupiter. " "That will not be necessary," Ndula said quietly. "We will settle the bill. " The manager stared at them, confused and suspicious. "Don't you think I can see--" "He looks like Ian," MacKenzie said, "but we assure you he is not," and he explained the resemblance of the two boys. "Perhaps you saw my picture in the paper the other day," Jupiter added, eager to prove who he was. The manager shook his head. "We've been extremely busy this week hosting a small conference.

Uncle Titus cried. "No," MacKenzie said. "I don't think they are in any immediate danger, Mr Jones. The kidnappers must keep Ian safe or he'll be no use to them against Sir Roger, and I don't believe they will harm Jupiter. This is a political action, not a kidnapping for ransom, and they wouldn't want to anger the American government unnecessarily. " "Then we'll make sure they don't get back to Nanda," Chief Reynolds said. " "They certainly have an escape route planned," Ndula said. "Bob said suddenly.

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