By Al Roker, Dick Lochte
Loved television character, depended on weathercaster, and all-around Renaissance guy Al Roker maintains his most modern profitable profession with the exciting sequel to his dynamite secret debut, The Morning convey Murders. specialist chef grew to become beginner sleuth Billy Blessing once more unearths himself in scorching water, while a brutal killing cancels a television show—and its host—during its debut.
Billy hasn't ever beloved going to the West Coast, but if he runs into high-energy comedian Desmond O’Day, he reluctantly consents to play moment banana at the funnyman’s new late-night speak exhibit. l. a. holds bad—and bloody—memories for Billy. two decades in the past, he had suspected obnoxious chef Roger Charbonnet of murdering his ex-starlet female friend there, and instructed the law enforcement officials. A tricked-up alibi freed Roger, who vowed vengeance. And now Billy may be at the verge of having burned.
After a frightening explosion in the course of a television taping kills greater than Desmond O’Day’s likelihood at excessive scores, Billy believes that he used to be the meant target—and that Roger Charbonnet was once in some way concerned. And whilst politics, infidelity, and excessive finance are sprinkled in, the case seems to have extra elements than Billy might ever have imagined. quickly a gorgeous woman television manufacturer convinces Billy to discover the perpetrator himself—on digicam. And the table’s set for a conspiracy with too many chefs and much too many killers.
Filled with the high-style hilarity, insider information, and surefire suspense which are Al Roker’s sequence trademark, The middle of the night exhibit Murders is a four-star dinner party for any fan of top-flight secret fiction. As James Patterson says, “Maybe Al Roker may still give up his day job!”
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She might have screamed before the butler was out of earshot. He had just had to chance it. ” He came and sat in the opposite corner of the sofa, after which he put out his hand and said in a pleasant conversational voice, “Well, Linnet, I thought it would be you, but I had to make sure. ” As she continued to gaze at him in frozen horror he took her by the hand. “My dear girl, pull yourself together! ” Perhaps it was the warm, virile clasp and the dancing light in the dark eyes, perhaps it was the memories which these evoked.
Standing like that, she felt the warmth of the fire beat against the cold of her body. No, it wasn’t just her body that was cold. It was something no fire could ever warm again. There was a chintz-covered chair drawn up to the hearth. She sank down on it and buried her face in her hands. In the study Gregory Porlock was pouring out drinks. “Glad you were able to make it early. ” Geoffrey Masterman resembled his sister rather strongly. No one seeing them together could be in any doubt as to their relationship.
As she continued to gaze at him in frozen horror he took her by the hand. “My dear girl, pull yourself together! ” Perhaps it was the warm, virile clasp and the dancing light in the dark eyes, perhaps it was the memories which these evoked. Her gaze wavered. ” Gregory Porlock nodded. “I don’t look dead—do I? ” He had both of her hands by now, and he could feel them quivering and jerking like two little frightened wild things. He kept his hold of them and said, “Come along, wake up! There’s nothing for you to get into a state about.