By Quinton Skinner
Fourteen levels lower than zero–cold sufficient to freeze the soul.
Lewis Ingraham is chilly. He’s misplaced his spouse to melanoma, his government profession, his as soon as yes grip at the international round him. All that he can carry directly to is his attractive daughter Jay, a super pupil who has turn into a suffering unmarried mom. yet he sees that even Jay is commencing to slip clear of him, in desire of Stephen, her self-important boyfriend. This time Lewis goes to struggle back.
But whilst Lewis takes out his fury on Stephen, he ignites a series response of violence. Now wintry weather is bearing down on Minnesota. hope, guilt, and rage are swirling within the snow. And a heinous crime is ready to guide 3 humans down a steep and unforgiving slope–into a realm of chilly, not easy truth.
Set in a chillingly barren milieu and invoking comparisons to Donald Westlake’s bestselling vintage The Ax, 14 levels less than Zero is a gorgeous, provocative, and totally unforgettable adventure in mental suspense and American noir–fashioned from the warmth of standard lives.
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Bizarre but true. The coachman had something over his arm, she half noticed when she joined him again in the taproom. She did not observe what it was until he handed it to her when she was inside the carriage again and he was about to leave to fetch her her food and her tea. It was a cloak. She reached for it with inner gratitude. The interior of the carriage was chilly since no sunlight was allowed to warm it. And then she felt more chilly than she had felt throughout the hours of the journey.
All she could think of was the unreality of the moment. Christopher was home after almost seven years. She was actually looking at his back and the side of his face. And Elizabeth was there. She hated Elizabeth. She was almost overwhelmed with hatred suddenly. Elizabeth had driven Christopher away in the first place, and now she had spoiled his homecoming. Completely ruined it if she died. Christopher would be a murderer. He was already a kidnapper. " he asked with sudden viciousness, glancing over his shoulder, Mrs.
She swallowed as the carriage slowed. It must be late afternoon again. A late tea? An early dinner? She waited for the door to open and the coachman to appear. She prepared her usual look of disdain. But a few minutes later she felt rather as if a large fist had hit her hard low in her stomach and robbed her of breath. It was not the coachman who opened the door and came right inside the carriage to sit down opposite her and look at her silently from steady blue eyes. Nor was it the masked man who had snatched her up outside St.
14 Degrees Below Zero: A Novel of Psychological Suspense by Quinton Skinner