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The Bookman

D.C. Messler

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Travis Cole, an ex-fighter pilot, and decorated Gulf war veteran has settled into a fairly quiet life on Houstons north side. A lifelong book lover, he runs a store in Spring dedicated to old childrens books. A collector and dealer in rare booksMoreTravis Cole, an ex-fighter pilot, and decorated Gulf war veteran has settled into a fairly quiet life on Houstons north side. A lifelong book lover, he runs a store in Spring dedicated to old childrens books. A collector and dealer in rare books shouldnt expect much adventure in his life, and after his experience as a POW in Iraq, that suits Travis to a T.One day his housekeeper comes to him with a worry about her young grand-daughter, Marisol. Shes has been hanging around with some members of the Nuestra Sangres gang, and her grandmother is concerned that Marisol may be in danger.Not long afterward Marisol disappears and Travis is convinced that the Nuestras have Trafficked her to the underworld of human organ harvesters. He springs into action, aided by a beautiful detective who specializes in finding missing children. They go searching for the little girl.Travis and Kim soon find out that not only are they battling the gang, but members of the Houston police department may also be complicit in her disappearance. Their search takes them from the plains of Houston to Los Angeles as the trail of Marisol grows cold. They are in race against time to find her before Marisol disappears forever.Travis also begins to have some feelings for the lovely Kim. There is way more to her than meets the eye as he soon learns in their quest to fing Marisol. A veteran of Afghansitan as a Marine, Kim is the most dangerous and exciting woman hes ever met. But the more he learns, the more questions about her arise, and she isnt talking. And Travis begins to wonder just how much he can trust this volatile woman who carefully hides her backgroundTaught, gripping adventure. Heart stopping suspense. A power-packer thiller. Ripped from the pages of todays headlines.