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A silent case

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Summary

Being recruited into a detective firm is a hard job on its own. But when you're deaf, you're problems just got doubled. I look like any other girl, seems like i have sorted everything in life but the inside says otherwise.

Genre:
Thriller / Other
Author:
sweetpotato
Status:
Ongoing
Chapters:
3
Rating:
n/a
Age Rating:
13+

Prologue

I step into the room, fear creating a heat envelope around me. I can sense the fragrance change, the temperature drops and the wind hitting the trees.
Am I safe? Are they coming for me? Will I be able to escape from this spiralling mess?
I regret not speaking my mind. If I had spoken that day, I wouldn't be stuck in this situation now.
I sense movement in the ground. Someone's coming. My heart starts to race, I can feel my blood pressure get higher and higher.
*Tap, tap, tap
No. This can't be happening.
*Open the door. GOD DAMN OPEN IT
*There's no use yelling. Break-in. Today, it's either she dies or we die.
I go grab the nearest object- a vase. I don't know how useful it is, but i cannot be unarmed. The doorknob starts turning vigorously, going in all directions trying to open. I stand there, next to the door, holding on to my dear life.
I wish to survive, but, I've had enough.
The scares from family, not relationship, the backstabs from ex - best friends not boyfriends.
*Let's go. I don't think she's here.
*If we don't find her, boss is going to kill us.
I felt the wooden flooring shake. Were they nearing? Or were they retreating? I just stood there in silence for few minutes. Gathering courage, I unlocked the door and saw the hallway scattered and broken. They had left.
And I'm still alive.

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juicedabox: The story line is great, but you can tell its a first draft. The grammar is choppy and the characters get muddled in the dialogue.

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karenlabuschagne58: Beautiful and heart warming and so nice ending after all Kate's trauma . And the love scenes very good. Would recommend it to my friends

Naani: Waiting for the coming chapters

joblync1: I enjoyed the first book and I am really enjoying this one as well. Everything just flows and there is no unnecessary forced suspense it all just happens. I really like that. Overall I plan on reading the whole series

aanya_sejal: It was indeed a good story.

bjhamilton73: Is that it no kids no more drama, nothing.Don’t get me wrong I love this book, but I would have loved to read Mooree .

LiaElodie: Sympathique histoire qui se lit bien.

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Michelle: Great read but felt the ending was incomplete.

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