An all-new story starring Adrian Monk by EdgarAr Awardanominated Monk screenwriter and coexecutive producer Hy Conrad. Itas compulsive, page-turning fun. Monk and Natalie have finally settled into a new office routine. Now they just need to work things out with their neighborsaa print shop run by hippies whose music leaks through the walls, driving Monk nuts. But the detectives soon have a more serious conflict to deal with: Captain Stottlemeyeras new lieutenant, A.J. Cartledgeaa man of limited skills whom Monk finds insufferable. Even the presence of Lieutenant Cartledge wonat keep Monk and Natalie from attending the funeral of Judge Oberlin, and itas a good thing. In typical fashion, Monk examines the body in the casketaand finds evidence of poison. The judge was murdered. While there are no traces of the poison at the judgeas house, Monk detects that there had been an intruder. The next rainy day, when Captain Stottlemeyer begins to show the same symptoms, Monk deduces that thereas a diabolical killer at work, someone who wanted both the judge and the captain dead. Monk and Natalie turn to the captainas ex-lieutenant in Summit, New Jersey for help, but even that might not be enough to solve this crime. With his friend in danger and an enemy close, Monk will have to put his reservations aside to crack the case in time.aIf it does rain, be sure to check your umbrella. ... young and thin, with some remnants of acne on his chinatook some mysterious black boxes out of his backpack and began with my desktop computer. ... aYour WiFi is password protected.
|Title||:||Mr. Monk and the New Lieutenant|
|Publisher||:||Penguin - 2015-01-06|