A Bitter Feast
Lydia Chin gets hired by H.B. Yang to find three missing men who dissappeared after he paid for their passage over to america from china if they worked for him to pay it off. Since they disappeared he wanted them back. H.B. Yang's friend Duke Lo was suppossely smuggling heroin into america on Yang's ship and one of the chinese workers stole 2 kilos of herion. So Duke Lo wants the heroin back.... Absent Friends
Delacorte, Oct 2004, 24.00, 384 pp.
NYC firefighter Captain James McCaffrey is one of the fallen heroes who died trying to save lives during the tragic collapse of the Twin Towers. James had a heroic history with the department before his death; however reporter Harry Randall paints a darker side of the fallen hero. He insists that two decades ago, James and his six Staten Island compatriots probably killed a stepson of a mob ... Winter and Night
ST. Martin's, Feb 2002, 24.95, 352 pp.
His phone ringing late at night awakens private detective Bill Smith. A police officer tells him to come down to the police station because they are holding his fifteen-year-old nephew. Bill has no idea what his nephew is doing in the city since he hasn't kept in touch with his sister and her family for years. When he retrieves Gary Russell, the teen refuses to tell him why he's in th...