|About the Book|
A trilogy of short stories, following the life of April Lane, a young tracker, trailer and purser.Too Many People finds April in her last months as an MP in the US Army based in Germany. A group of mal-contents are convinced that Global Warming isMoreA trilogy of short stories, following the life of April Lane, a young tracker, trailer and purser.Too Many People finds April in her last months as an MP in the US Army based in Germany. A group of mal-contents are convinced that Global Warming is caused by the size and growth of the world’s population. They conceive a plan to blow up dams in China and India. April sees one of the group on the German/Poland border and follows him, eventually concluding that he is avoiding detection. The CIA become involved and asks April to follow the man to his destination where she finds the group planning their destruction. April and some of her peers pursue the band across Germany and then India before a final confrontation.Define the Problem. April has now left the Army and has joined the CIA as a tracker and pursuer and her first assignment is to follow an economist who has upset the establishment with a speech at Columbia University. His remarks and has tended to unify both left and right of the political spectrum. When she is shot at her instincts tell her there is more to the economist than he is showing particularly as he claims no political interest. April follows him to the Hamptons and discovers he has more illicit interests. She follows him to Baltimore where she finds the underlying motivations.Reverse in Reverse. The relatively new concept of reverse mortgages is being used by bank employers to abscond with assets from estates specifically where the deceased dies intestate. April finds that the property belonging to these deceased people is being sold but the cash is disappearing during the sales process. She follows and pursues several different employers and finds some discrepancies that cannot be explained. April eventually finds out how the money is being taken and the chase eventually is concluded in New York City.