Mr. Clarinet : a novel

Title Mr. Clarinet : a novel
Names Stone, Nick.
Book Number DB110589
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation "There was nothing waiting for ex-cop Max Mingus when he walked out of Attica Prison after serving hard time for murder-his adored wife died in a car crash while he was locked up. Now Miami's one-time top detective is haunted by an empty house, bad memories...and an impossible job offer for obscenely good money. Three years ago, Charlie Carver, the five-year-old son of a powerful Haitian billionaire, vanished. His father is offering Max $15 million to bring the boy back-or, at the very least, to find his body and deliver his abductors. Max knows he should turn this case down. There's no way the kid is still alive, and pursuing his ghost means plunging headfirst into Haiti, a steaming island hotbed of crime, greed, voodoo, and corruption. And the three detectives who preceded Mingus are all dead...or worse. But Max has nothing left to lose-even if his investigation stirs up a murky evil that can swallow a man whole...and leads him to the soul-destroying truth about a terrifying local myth, a child-stealing nightmare called "Mr. Clarinet."" -- Dust jacket. -- Violence and strong language.
Narrator Jones, Joy.
Local Subject General Fiction - GFI
International Setting - Central/South America - FS-SA
Literature - British fiction - 823
Talking Book Topics - current - TBT2
Audience Notes Female narrator - FN
Contains violence - VI
Contains strong language - ST
LC Subject Mystery fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Kidnapping victims - Fiction
Private investigators - Haiti - Fiction
Haiti - Fiction
Fiction
Detective and mystery fiction
Talking books
Thrillers (Fiction)
Fiction
Language English
Released 2023
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