By Michael Craft
A midlife concern sends Chicago magazine reporter Mark Manning again to his Wisconsin hometown—and right into a morass of lust, lies, and deadly relatives secrets
An unforeseen providence has given burned-out Chicago journalist Mark Manning the opportunity to reconnect together with his boyhood roots. With the blessing of his lover, Neil, he leaves the Windy urban to come back to Dumont, Wisconsin, to take over the city paper. His long-awaited kin reunion is minimize brief whilst his cousin Suzanne is bludgeoned to loss of life prior to Christmas dinner. earlier than she dies, she whispers whatever to Manning: the identify of her son.
Was she expressing a mother’s loss of life want for the longer term welfare of her baby? Or revealing the identification of her assassin? whilst Manning leads to the neighborhood law’s attractions, he’s unexpectedly racing opposed to time to transparent his personal identify and smoke out a killer. with out loss of suspects, from a homophobe to a lesbian activist to a housekeeper, the clock is ticking on a narrative that may be the largest of Manning’s career—if he lives lengthy sufficient to jot down it.
Body Language is the 3rd publication in Michael Craft’s Mark Manning sequence, which starts off with Flight goals and Eye Contact.
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