By Dan Vining
Novels in a single alternate volume.
there are such a lot of mysteries hidden within the fog off the Pacific Coast. Jimmy Miles has been employed to unravel them. yet they're now not the single issues conserving him up at night...
within the quickly, an research right into a long-ago homicide ends up in his discovery of the Sailors—restless strangers who roam the evening, trapped among the area of the residing and dead.
within the subsequent, nonetheless haunted via the Sailors, Jimmy turns into captivated with a surprising rash of murders, and a never-forgotten love affair that could carry the clue to his destiny.
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