By Jessica Speart
Even homicide is greater In TexasPrimates are being smuggled over the Mexican border, and U.S. Fish and natural world Agent Racheal Porter has a sizzling tip that they are hidden someplace at the satisfied searching Ranch. undesirable sufficient that the sport ranch offers infrequent antelopes, Indian deer, and African oryx for the wealthy to seek. Now Rachel's certain the hidden unlawful chimps are getting used for a much more nefarious function than unique goal practice.But whilst a smuggler is murdered mins sooner than Rachel can get his insider info, and a mysterious thug comes gunning for her after she finds enemy territory. For at the border, the place coyotes roam and mountain lions prowl, the guideline is kill or be killed, and Rachel's not a hunter-now she's turn into the prey.
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So now, tell me. ” He flashed a wide smile, displaying receding gums. I had about as much likelihood of getting a search warrant from the local court as Krabbs had of receiving an award from the Humane Society. “I don’t see why there should be any problem with my taking a look around the place. ” Krabbs picked up an empty bullet shell casing near the gear shift, and popped it into his mouth. He rolled the object around with his tongue while he thought the situation over. “Don’t get me wrong. It’s not that I’ve got anything to hide; it’s just that I don’t see what’s in this for me.
He stumbled slightly as he passed me, so that his arm deliberately brushed against my chest. “Howdy there, miss,” he drawled in a voice as smooth as aged bourbon, his cornflower blue eyes twinkling. Wow! ” Just goes to show, the older I get, the easier I am to impress. Gut instinct told me this was the guy I was after. “Mr. ” I’d decided not to deck him for the ‘accidental’ quickie feel, since he’d called me “miss,” but the over-the-hill Don Juan kept right on strolling past. Hey! What did he think I was, some easy case of hit-and-run?
We removed the wrappers and simultaneously placed the candy in our mouths. I was swallowing the remains when Fat Boy trudged back into the room with a suspicious glare. Clenched in his hand were some crumpled sheets of paper, their left sides ragged. I figured they must have been hurriedly ripped out of a loose-leaf notebook that probably contained all sorts of goodies. Juan reluctantly handed me the pages, and I eagerly scanned them. A large number of spider and squirrel monkeys had been shipped from South America to the One World Zoo, but the facility had no address or phone number listed.