Sweet Silver Blues (Garrett, P.I.)

By Glen Cook

It may were an easy activity. yet for Garrett, a human detective in an international of gnomes, monitoring down the lady to whom his useless buddy Danny left a fortune in silver is not any moderate activity. inspite of the help of Morley, the hardest half-elf round, Garrett is not convinced he will make it out alive from a land the place magic might be homicide, the lifeless nonetheless speak, and vampires are consistently hungry for human blood.

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Little wheels and gears clicked in my brain, just like the works in a waterclock. A clock operating a bit gradual, probably. what kind of shipment may perhaps allure a pirate operating from a vessel belonging to at least one of the Stormlords? What used to be this entire company approximately? Silver. candy silver. The gas of the engines of sorcery. yet another problem? Why the hell no longer? some other attitude have been lined, hadn’t it? I gave grasp Arbanos a beneficiant component of the steel sugar. He guaranteed me my will will be performed the place the ladies have been involved.

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