Download e-book for kindle: All the Colours of Darkness (Jan Darzak, Book 1) by Lloyd Biggle Jr.

By Lloyd Biggle Jr.

ISBN-10: 0450024725

ISBN-13: 9780450024726

The common Transmitter corporation has perfected a method of topic transmission yet there were a chain of unexplicable mess ups. deepest Investigator Jan Darzek is asked to attempt to determine what went wrong.

About Lloyd Biggle Jr
Lloyd Biggle, Jr. is likely one of the old-time masters of technological know-how fiction, with an extended string of best-selling novels within the Sixties and Seventies. in additional fresh years, he moved to mysteries and suspense, developing a number of well known sequence, together with a collection of recent adventures of Sherlock Holmes.

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In the night I awoke, and there was the scent still in the air, and moonlight from the window fell across the top of the piano. glimpse her there, her slender white fingers moving across the keys —that I could hear phantom music. It was nonsense, of course, and when I fefl asleep again I did not dream of her but of being back in the village, in the den with Jack. in the time when I had not learned to worry over Caps and the Tripods, and when I had thought never to travel farther from Wherton than Winchester —and that no more than once a year.

I made for the door with them, but a hand reached out and took a crushing grip on my arm. He looked to be a very big man, too, until he stood up. I saw then that he was thickset but, because of the shortness or his legs, only a couple of inches taller than I. He had a yellow beard and yellow hair receding from his forehead, where the wires of his Cap showed up. He said in. " I shook my head. ** He stared at me. " I said boldly, "I only live three streets from here. " Beanpole / 6t He was silent for a second and then laughed, deeply and unpleasantly.

I shrugged. " Henry said. 92 / The White Mountains I said angrily, *'We haven't got time. " They ignored me. ** Beanpole nodded, I said. "It's stupidi" Henry said, "You don't need to come if you don't want to. You can stay here and rest" He said it indifferently, already rummaging in his pack for the candles. They would have to be lit, and I Page 57 was the only one with a tinderbox. But they were determined, I realized, and I might as well give in with as good a grace as I could manage. I said, "ni come with you.

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