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The pretty-boy movie star.The fat producer.The buxom blackmailer.The grubby undertaker.These four people never would have associated with one another runder ordinary circumstances. But they were drawn together in a shady swindle that promised to net a handsome profit.It was a neat little deal and everything worked out exactly as planned—until private eye Johnny Liddell showed up on the scene.That was the day the movie star was murdered. He made a pretty corpse. The first of four.
Frank Kane (1912–1968) was the author of the Johnny Liddell mystery series, including Dead Weight, Trigger Mortis, Poisons Unknown, and many more.
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