Skeletons in the Closet Author:Elizabeth Linington As a sergeant in the LA Police Department, Ivor Maddox knows how it feels to have his hands full. Now his wife, Sue, also a detective on the force, is expecting a baby - and that's almost the least of his problems. — In addition to the usual round of assaults, hit-and-runs, church vandalism, and liquor store holdups, Maddox is dealing with some o... more »f the strangest and most frustrating cases of his career.
There's the murder of Bobby Kelsey, a thirteen year old boy who's found dead after being brutally assaulted - a case complicated by the grief and wrath of the boy's father. And there's the murder of Charles Mainwaring, a wealthy businessman a lot of people might have liked to murder. And - strangest of all - there are the corpses that keep turning up under abandoned houses: an apparently endless trail of death that stretches all the way to the East Coast...« less