By Elmore Leonard
Jack Ryan consistently desired to play professional ball. yet he couldn't hit a curveball, so he grew to become his awareness to much less criminal goals. a difficult man who likes strolling the razor's facet, he's simply met his fit -- and extra -- in Nancy. She's a wealthy man's plaything, heavily into thrills and probability, and jointly she and Jack are natural warmth able to explode. but if uncomplicated burglary and housebreaking collapse to the lethal pursuit of a very substantial ranking, the stakes by surprise skyrocket. simply because violence and double-cross are the identify of this online game -- and it's going to take each ounce of crafty Jack and Nancy own to outlive . . . one another.