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Bloody Silks- EXCERPTS


Harvey Ace has had enough of bloodshed. A retired private eye , he plays the horses, socializes well up in the L.A elite, and tries to keep out of trouble .

But Ace is a sucker for murder cases. Which is why when young Mary Jarn drops dead at his feet at the racetrack, cryptic note in hand, he soon finds himself up to his nose in a drug trafficking scheme and a price on his his head.

Running a race against time , Ace is the dark horse. The pressure is sky high- win or die, but Ace is a gambling man, even if the stakes are his life.