You know who killed me
In You Know Who Killed Me, by multiple award-winning author Loren D. Estleman, Amos Walker is at low ebb. Just released from a rehab clinic, the Detroit private detective has to marshal his energies to help solve a murder in Iroquois Heights, his least favorite town.
The area is flooded with billboards rented by the widow of Donald Gates, an ordinary suburbanite found shot to death in his basement on New Year's Eve: "YOU KNOW WHO KILLED ME!" they read, above the number of the sheriff's tip line. Complicating matters is a $10,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the murderer, offered by an anonymous donor through the dead man's place of worship.
Initially hired by the sheriff's department to run down anonymous tips, Walker investigates further. The trail leads to former fellow employee Yuri Yako, a Ukrainian mobster, relocated to the area through the U.S. Marshals' Witness Protection Program.
Shadowed by government operatives, at odds with the sheriff, and struggling with his addiction, Walker soldiers on, in spite of bodies piling up and the fact that almost everyone involved with the case is lying to him.
Detroit (Mich.) -- Fiction
Missing persons -- Fiction
Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction
Private investigators -- Michigan -- Detroit -- Fiction
Walker, Amos (Fictitious character)
Walker, Amos (Fictitious character) -- Fiction
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|Grouping Title||you know who killed me|
|Grouping Author||estleman loren d|
|Last Grouping Update||2018-12-12 22:50:54PM|
|Last Indexed||2018-12-13 00:01:25AM|
|author||Estleman, Loren D,|
|author_display||Estleman, Loren D|
|available_at_catalog||Hermitage, Hermitage Kids, Main Kids, Main Library|
|detailed_location_catalog||Hermitage - Adult Fiction, Main Library - Adult Fiction|
|display_description||First a rich young wife is missing, then bodies start showing up. Amos Walker's up to his neck in dames, drugs...and murder, again Amos Walker doesn't mean to walk into trouble. But sometimes it finds him, regardless.|
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|owning_library_catalog||Nashville Public Library|
|owning_location_catalog||Hermitage, Hermitage Kids, Main Kids, Main Library|
|record_details||ils:CARL0000452663|Book|Books|First Edition.|English|St. Martin's Press,|2014.|233 pages ; 22 cm.|
|series||Amos Walker novels|
|series_with_volume||Amos Walker novels|24|
|subject_facet||Detective and mystery stories, American, Detroit (Mich.) -- Fiction, Missing persons -- Fiction, Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction, Private investigators -- Michigan -- Detroit -- Fiction, Walker, Amos (Fictitious character) -- Fiction|
|title_display||You know who killed me|
|title_full||You know who killed me / Loren D. Estleman|
|title_short||You know who killed me|
|topic_facet||Detective and mystery stories, American, Investigation, Missing persons, Murder, Private investigators, Walker, Amos (Fictitious character)|