(From the publisher):
She was a clean-limbed, lemon fluff blonde waiting for a taxi. He was a lonely out-of-towner driving by. The imminence of rain and the absence of empty cabs made the pick-up easy.
Within an hour he found himself in her apartment. Flung upon the bed was the still-warm body of the clean-limbed, lemon fluff blonde. She had been strangled - strangled while he waited outside her door for her to change her dress.
Thus, Gordon Banner found himself the prime suspect in the murder of a girl he had known for a few short minutes.
Original title: The Deadly Pick-Up
Genre: Fiction→ Crime and Mystery→ Suspense