Roger Broome is in the city to sell the woodenwares he and
his brother handcrafted in their shop upstate—and he does so with stunning
success. To celebrate, he goes out to enjoy the fruits of his labor and winds
up in a bar, where he meets Molly. They have a few drinks and then head back to
Now Molly is dead, and only Roger knows what happened.
The men at the 87th would surely love to get that information
from Roger … if they even knew he had it. While Roger wants to report what he
knows to the detectives, he struggles to reach out to them when a Spanish
beauty named Amelia makes him forget everything else in his life. And with each
missed opportunity, Roger delays justice from being served.
One of the 87th Precinct series’ more gripping and
psychologically intense installments, He Who Hesitates is bestselling
author Ed McBain at his finest as he delivers a brooding, suspenseful thriller Newsday
hails as “a tour de force!” Download and start listening now!