Promised Land

by Robert B. Parker

The Spenser Series

Spenser is good at finding things. But this time he has a client out on Cape Cod who is in over his head. Harvey Shepard has lost his pretty wife—and a very pretty quarter million bucks in real estate. Now a loan shark is putting on the bite.

Spenser finds himself doing a slow burn in the Cape Cod sun. The wife has turned up as a hot suspect in a case of murder one...the in-hock hubby has 24 hours before the mob makes him dead...and suddenly Spenser is in so deep that the only way out is so risky it makes dying look like a sure thing.

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"Spenser is the sassiest, funniest, most-enjoyable-to-read private eye around today."
The Cincinnati Post

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paperback | Houghton Mifflin | 1976 | ISBN: 9780395247716