- By John F. Waters Barbara Waters Sandra Hanson

Who Killed Eddie Mako?

  • Title: Who Killed Eddie Mako?
  • Author: John F. Waters Barbara Waters Sandra Hanson
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 239
  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • Who Killed Eddie Mako Set in a science village in modern day Cape Cod this suspense mystery novel explores how ordinary people react to a threat not of their making and furthered by the most feared assassin the world has

    Set in a science village in modern day Cape Cod, this suspense mystery novel explores how ordinary people react to a threat not of their making and furthered by the most feared assassin the world has ever known with the intended target the first woman president of the United States When Ian Van Meter, the protagonist, living on the west coast, learns that his old time friSet in a science village in modern day Cape Cod, this suspense mystery novel explores how ordinary people react to a threat not of their making and furthered by the most feared assassin the world has ever known with the intended target the first woman president of the United States When Ian Van Meter, the protagonist, living on the west coast, learns that his old time friend Eddie Mako is found drowned he leaves his job in California to return to Pollack Rip to learn what happened Ian, a graduate of MIT worked summers in Pollack Rip at the Laboratory of Marine Life and befriended Eddie who was mentally challenged, quite old, and collected all kinds of little animals from fresh and salt water ponds to sell Pollack Rip is based on the science village of Woods Hole Despite being gone for a dozen years or so Ian still has many friends in Pollack Rip including a character named Mink who runs a collecting boat for LML During a collecting trip Mink drops Ian off at Naushon Island, the largest of the Elizabeth Islands to explore the last pond where Eddie was known to have collected Ian s searching around learns that Eddie s death is suspicious Ian s last summer in Pollack Rip he was hired to be director of a teen center One of his young teenage helpers was a Mercy Meadows who, along with other young girls, had a crush on Ian Then, after Ian s return, they bump into each other on Main Street, she s now an older, very intelligent and a strong minded woman but, also sexy, wholesomely attractive and independent because she was given her parents motel in Pollack Rip as they retired to Florida Ian, his marriage ending when his wife of 5 years runs off with a woman, now sees Mercy as a grown woman who still has a strong interest in him She offers him a job to keep him in Pollack Rip and Ian accepts the job at the motel Pollack Rip is also the jumping off spot for the ferry to Martha s Vineyard so one morning Ian strolls to the docks to watch the ferry unload While sitting on the pier, hidden behind a set of loading dollies, he overhears two men plotting to kidnap a prominent laser scientist who is coming to lecture at the LML Ian decides he had better notify the FBI He is contacted and meets an agent named Taber who is a loner of sorts who enlists Ian for help to identify the men who are plotting the kidnapping When the laser scientist arrives and his lecture is all set Ian is assigned by Taber a special seat in the front row Ian notices that one of the photographers has an unique camera Then Ian realizes it is a murder weapon and Ian attacks the photographer moments before he can deliver the fatal shot Mercy is pressuring Ian to get out of this dangerous situation Ian and Taber, despite a chain of mishaps, believe they have stopped the plot to kill the laser scientist, but it is only the beginning as a master assassin named Setesh, whose assignments are usually working for governments who pay one million dollars for a successful hit Setesh never fails Taber, who also has a self destructive streak, suspects that Setesh is in Pollack Rip He is not entirely sure as Setesh has never been seen nor identified When Mercy and Ian take one of Mink s outboards to Naushon Island to see if they can find out if a mysterious helicopter is there, they come across a man they call the Safari Man and the suspense and mystery deepens.

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