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By Elizabeth George

An remoted seashore at the island of Guernsey within the English Channel is the scene of the homicide of man Brouard, one in every of Guernsey's wealthiest population and its major benefactor. compelled as a baby to escape the Nazis in Paris, Brouard used to be engaged in his most recent undertaking while he died: a museum in honor of these who resisted the German career of the island in the course of global warfare II.
It is from this time period that his assassin may possibly have come. yet there are others on Guernsey with cause to need man Brouard useless: his better halves, his company affiliates, his present mistress, the underprivileged kids he mentored--any of whom may need harbored a mystery cause for homicide. As friends and family assemble for the analyzing of the need, Deborah and Simon St. James locate that possible all people at the history-haunted island has whatever to conceal. And at the back of the entire lies and alibis, a killer is lurking. with the intention to convey this individual to justice, the St. James needs to delve into Guernsey's darkish history--both previous and present--and into the bothered psyche of somebody who can have exacted retribution for the main unspeakable crime of all.
In a spot of Hiding, bestselling novelist Elizabeth George marks new territory within the darker landscapes of human relationships. She tells a gripping, suspenseful tale of betrayal and devotion, conflict and remembrance, love and loss...and the better truths to which we needs to all finally solution. "From the Hardcover edition."

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Who the hell was it? Nobody usually knocked at my door unless they rang up from the lobby first. Unless… I stood up so quickly that I felt a wave of dizziness. I’d almost forgotten about last night. It was Quinn. He’d found me. He’d come to kill me. What was I going to do? Defend myself, that’s what. He might be a macho vampire hunter, but this wasmy apartment. I glanced around. Yeah, my tiny, six-hundred-square-foot rented apartment. There wasn’t anywhere to hide, so I suppose defending myself was my only option.

I tried to pull away, but his grip was too strong. “Imust do nothing. ” He held on for another second, then released me so quickly that I almost fell backward into the booth. ” I suddenly felt very annoyed. “You don’t even know me. Just because I interrupted your little suicide attempt last night—” His eyes flashed, the expression on his face cutting me off from saying anything else. ” It was surprising how quickly his handsome face shifted into something scary-looking. This was not a man I wanted to be mad at me.

I could remain in control here. I wasn’t going to show him how scared I was. ” I took another deep breath. ” His grin faltered, and he took a moment before answering. ” I shrugged. ” I told myself to shut up and not make things worse, but my mouth wasn’t listening. ” The grin didn’t just falter this time, it slid right off his face. ” My stomach sank. ” What the hell was I apologizing for? I did tend to stick my foot in it sometimes. I suppose apologizing was just my knee-jerk reaction. “Yeah,” he continued, even though I didn’t want him to.

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