[LAST LINE, the sequel to DEAD DROP, will be released in October 2015. The follow is an excerpt from the book's seventh chapter. This draft may differ from the final version and some minor changes have been made for clarity.]
The stormclouds darkened overhead as the bike whipped along the narrow country lane. After a few minutes, a sign indicated a turn onto a dual carriageway in half a mile.
Honora wiped away the raindrops whipping against her face. The bike swerved onto the dual carriageway, gaining speed as it veered between beeping cars.