By Gay Hendricks, Tinker Lindsay
Ex–Buddhist monk and ex–LAPD officer grew to become inner most eye Tenzing Norbu is again with a brand new case, a brand new love, and a complete new set of difficulties during this clean installment in The Tenzing Norbu Mystery series.
In The moment Rule of Ten, Norbu investigates the unexplained loss of life of his former buyer Hollywood wealthy person Marv Rudolph and searches for the sister, misplaced in the course of global warfare II, of wizened la philanthropist Julius Rosen. With instances and an unexpected family members challenge that sends him again to Tibet, Ten unearths himself at the outs along with his most sensible blood brother and previous companion, invoice, who's heading the reputable police research into Marv’s dying. circumstances and crises begin to collide. whilst Ten mistakenly ignores his moment rule, he turns into entangled in an unlucky organization with a l. a. drug cartel. As he fights to avoid wasting these he loves, and himself, from the lethal gang, he additionally comes nose to nose together with his personal own demons. operating via his anger at invoice, doubts approximately his most up-to-date woman love, and a not easy courting along with his father, Ten learns to work out the area in a brand new light—and realizes that during each state of affairs in point of fact occasionally buried underneath illusion.
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The Low-riding attorney. He used the observe competitive to explain himself, as in: “I am an competitive attorney who likes getting effects. ” Charlie Montoya was once the proud father of 4 women, and the proud rider of an S&S customized Harley. I clicked at the hyperlink to touch his place of work. curiously, it hooked up me to the net identical of “no such quantity. ” subsequent, I referred to as the phone quantity indexed at the web site. This time, I bought the particular message, “The quantity you've reached isn't really in provider and there's no new quantity. ” i spotted he additionally had a legislation Biker weblog. I clicked on that hyperlink. His final access were approximately 4 years in the past. because then, silence. He’d disappeared. or perhaps simply replaced identities. His photo was once prominently displayed at the most sensible of his web publication. He was once a middle-aged Latino, trim beard and moustache, in a swimsuit, tie, and wraparound sun shades. One bulging arm rested on his S&S customized dual. great weapons. I known as Thunder back. “You in love with me or whatever? simply because I’m already taken. ” “I’m e-mailing you an image. are you able to examine it please? ” I despatched him the Montoya hyperlink. “Folks, we have now a winner! ” Thunder introduced. “That’s him. That’s the dude who got here by way of right here. ” ultimately, i used to be getting someplace, even though whilst i assumed approximately it extra, I had no suggestion the place that someplace could truly be. i may name invoice and run issues by way of him, or i may take the riskier yet possibly extra direct path to a few solutions. I referred to as the “Raul Martinez” quantity a moment time. Beep. “My identify is Tenzing Norbu. I’m a personal investigator, and I’m calling concerning the fresh dying of Marv Rudolph. i've got cause to think you're concerned. ” I left my cellphone quantity. that are supposed to stir issues up. i admire getting effects besides. I checked my e mail and instantly zoomed in on one from Heather. She had despatched me anything below the a little ominous topic: Retreat. Who’s taking flight? The knot in my abdominal used to be immediate. I nearly opened the email, then stopped. This known as for emotional reinforcement. “Tank? the place are you, blood brother? ” I checked all his traditional sound asleep destinations. eventually, within the bed room, I observed a blue-black nostril and a good set of silver whiskers poking out from lower than the mattress. I reached with either palms and hauled shut an armload of fur. “Sorry, man, yet i would like you. I’m most likely overreacting, yet i'd be getting dumped. ” He protested a little, yet I placated him with a cat deal with, sooner than settling in entrance of the pc, his comforting weight sprawled throughout my lap. I opened Heather’s e mail, braced for a gradual brush-off. It was once whatever yet. “Hi, Ten. chuffed Halloween. relatively loved our picnic final evening. A fellow intern simply despatched me the subsequent re: a one-day retreat this Friday. He acknowledged there are nonetheless areas to be had, and requested if i want to head. i assumed of you, natch. are looking to sign up for me? H. ” I opened the attachment. It used to be a call for participation to any and all members hooked up to any and all features of legislation enforcement to wait a one-day silent meditation retreat on “Fierce Compassion,” the place like-minded humans could someway mutely discover the stability among upholding the legislation and reaching internal peace.