A Fistful of Charms Chapter One (The Hollows #4)

A Fistful of Charms Chapter One (The Hollows #4)


Genres: Fantasy

Status: Full

Updated date: 11:53:44 11/08/2022

Description "A Fistful of Charms Chapter One (The Hollows #4)"

To the man who invariably says, "Really? Okay," instead of, "You want to do what?" Chapter One The solid thud of David's car door shutting echoed off the stone face of the eight-story building we had parked beside. Leaning against the gray sports car, I shaded my eyes and squinted up at its aged and architecturally beautiful columns and fluted sills. The uppermost floor was golden in the setting sun, but here at street level we were in a chill shadow. Cincinnati had a handful of such landmark buildings, most abandoned, as this one appeared to be. "Are you sure this is the place?" I asked, then dragged the flat of my arms off the roof of his car. The river was close; I could smell the oil and gas mix of boats. The top floor probably had a view. Though the streets were clean, the area was clearly depressed. But with a little attention - and a lot of money - I could see it as one of the city's newest residential hot spots. David set his worn leather briefcase down and reached into the inner pocket of his suit coat. Pulling out a sheaf of papers, he flipped to the back, then glanced at the distant corner and the street sign. "Yes," he said, his soft voice tense but not worried. Tugging my little red leather jacket down, I hiked my