A Haunting Dream (A Missing Pieces Mystery)
Jim Lavene, Joyce Lavene
The mayor of Duck, North Carolina, Dae O’Donnell, is a girl with a present for locating misplaced issues. occasionally it leads her to misplaced keys or earrings—and occasionally it leads her to murder…
When her boyfriend Kevin’s ex-fiancée Ann arrives in Duck trying to find a moment probability, Dae abruptly reveals herself dealing with definite heartache. And whereas her romantic lifestyles is in shambles, she’s much more involved by way of the unexpected swap in her present. After touching a medallion owned by way of an area named Chuck Sparks, Dae is stunned while her imaginative and prescient finds his murder—and a cry for support.
Dae doesn’t comprehend what to make of the useless man’s plea to “Help her,” until eventually she has one other imaginative and prescient a few abducted girl—Chuck’s daughter, Betsy. With a baby lacking, the FBI steps in to take over the case. yet Dae can’t forget about her visions of Betsy, or the truth that Kevin’s psychic ex-fiancée can be the single one that will help locate her…
My most sensible. I stated strong evening and grew to become off my mobile phone as I left. This was once simply the precise factor to do. The moon illuminated Duck street, making a direction of sunshine during the heart of city. I it, winding down the silent streets, till I reached the shore of the Atlantic. the ocean had a hazy caliber, and the waves have been so calm, it used to be kind of like taking a look at the Currituck Sound at the different part of city. I stood at the shore and stared out on the water like such a lot of of my.
As i discussed Snow White. I knew it didn’t rather make conventional police feel, however it used to be all I had—at least until eventually i'll get extra (hopefully) from Port. I walked the remainder of the best way again to my apartment with my purloined goods appropriately tucked away. not anyone had attempted to prevent me or perhaps spotted what i used to be doing. The FBI most likely felt they’d gotten all of the proof they can from Chuck’s residence. Lucky for me. i actually wasn’t up for one more stopover at to the police station. Just as I reached.
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The empty assembly room. “Would you're keen on to head and discuss it? shall we get a drink or something.” “I don’t imagine so. thank you. now not this night. i have to cross domestic and get a few sleep. We’ll begin back the next day, okay?” He appeared dissatisfied, yet he smiled besides. “Just supply me a choice. I’ll check with you later.” But going domestic wasn’t particularly on my schedule. i used to be exhausted, yet I knew I wouldn’t manage to sleep with out dreaming. And my dreaming approximately being with Betsy wasn’t doing her any.