An open and shut case of vandalism leaves more questions than answers for PI Nick Sibelius, as he untangles a knot of egomania, desire and greed. When entrepreneur Dan Hoyt makes a deal with virtual gaming icon, Izzy Zydeco, to partner in a desalination project Hoyt begins to count his money. Unknown to Hoyt, his partner has bigger and more insidious plans, which involves betraying a major drug cartel and, in a twisted business strategy to build a customer base for desalinated water, contaminating the Austin water supply for the next century. Working with a covert Homeland Security agent and past love, MaryLou and his new partner, Theresa, Nick must thwart Izzy and ultimately choose between justice and saving Theresaas life. Water is up for grabs in Texas and Nick discovers itas a dirty business.Instead, he sat on a lawn chair in front of his silver bullet shaped Airstream trailer east of Pflugerville, a cup of coffee in one hand, a breakfast taco in the other, watching the sky gradually turn from a deep violet to orange and then a deep blue.
|Publisher||:||Champagne Books - 2013-06-03|