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Chernobyl Murders (Lazlo Horvath Thriller) by Michael Beres

By Michael Beres

In a western Ukraine wine cellar in 1985, Chernobyl engineer Mihaly Horvath discloses the pointless dangers linked to the ability plant to his brother, Kiev military detective Lazlo. Spawned by way of a wish to defend his kin, Lazlo investigates—irritating his superiors, drawing the eye of a CIA operative, elevating the hackles of an outdated KGB significant, and eventually researching his brother’s mystery affair with a Chernobyl technician, Juli Popovics. After the explosion, the Ukraine is not just included with lethal radiation, but in addition turns into a killing flooring regarding pre-perestroika factions in disarray, a Soviet executive on its final legs, and madmen hungry for energy. With a poisoned atmosphere at their backs and a killer snapping at their heels, Lazlo and Juli flee for his or her lives—and their love—in this engrossing political mystery.

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Especially the weather. ” The younger man smiles, takes out a handkerchief, and dabs his bare head. “Many believe the Earth Mother is in the process of kicking our asses off her planet. First we have ice-age winters, now we have a tropical spring. Some locals say Chernobyl, as well as climate change, are ongoing signs from God. ” The older man turns and simply stares at the younger man without comment. “This weather,” explains the younger man, putting his handkerchief away. “God sending the Earth Mother to retaliate for our having messed with the planet.

Mihaly, if you’re thinking of revealing this to anyone else, forget it. Do whatever seems reasonable to point out obvious safety flaws. But don’t draw attention to yourself. Don’t get labeled a counterrevolutionary by questioning the system. Whatever you do, don’t mention conspiracy. Without mountains of documentation, no one will believe you. You’ll be fired, and then there will be documentation, all of it against you, against your character. The KGB will be up your ass. You’ll be fucked! Don’t even think of telling anyone else.

After filling both jars, they climbed out of the cellar and went back to their blanket. They spoke of Bela’s hard work keeping up the farm. They spoke of Mariska’s fortune-telling games with the children. They reminisced about the old days on the farm. Lazlo spoke of bedtime stories in which their father said he’d lived with Gypsies when he was a boy. Mihaly, who had not been born until Lazlo was eleven, said he couldn’t recall the stories, but he did recall their mother not wanting their father to ever mention Gypsies.

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