In House Revenge, Congressional fixer Joe DeMarco is dispatched to his boss Congressman John Mahoneyís hometown of Boston. Mahoney wants him to help Elinore Dobbs, an elderly woman fighting against a real estate developer intent on tearing down her apartment building for a massive new development. Mahoney is just in it for the free press until Sean Callahan, the developer, disrespects him and even worse, Elinore suffers a horrible ďaccident,Ē likely at the hands of two thugs on Callahanís payroll. Now Mahoney and DeMarco are out for revenge. DeMarco tries to dig up dirt through Callahanís former mentor, and one of his ex-wives. But itís only when DeMarco gets a tip on the likely illegal source of some of Callahanís financing that things get deadly.A fast-paced adventure into the cutthroat world behind the wrecking ball, House Revenge is another gripping tale of collusion and corruption from a beloved political thriller writer.
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