For every story tagged #WattPride this month, Wattpad will donate $1 to the ILGA
Pen Your Pride

The Immortality Plot - chapter 1

50.9K 115 21

                                                       THE IMMORTALITY PLOT

                                                          a Mike Delaney thriller


                                                               David Callinan

Chapter 1 below copyright info

 All rights reserved

 No part of this publication may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means. It may not be reproduced, transmitted, downloaded, decompiled, reverse engineered or stored in any form of retrieval system whether electronic or mechanical without express permission of the author. Scanning, uploading and distribution via the Internet is illegal. Please purchase authorised electronic editions. This ebook is for your enjoyment only and licensed only to the purchaser. If you wish to share this book please purchase another copy. Thank you for respecting the author and the work.

Copyright © David Callinan 2011. The right of David Callinan to be identified as the author of this work has been asserted by him in accordance with The Copyright, Designs and Patent Act 1998.

 This book is a work of fiction all characters are fictitious and any resemblance to real persons living or dead is purely coincidental.

The author is indemnified against the content of any third party websites over which he has no control.

Cover art: © istockphoto 000004637



Books by David Callinan


The Immortality Plot

(a Mike Delaney novel)

 Knife Edge


An Angel On my Shoulder


The Kingdoms Of Time And Space



The Weather Kids



The 10 Minute Miracle


Sham Shui Po, Kowloon, Hong Kong

It was dark and steamy in a slimy alley close to the waterfront. Nearby, the harbor district was ablaze with vibrant life. But in the deserted streets around the fish market, festering in the stench of rotting entrails, only a flickering glow illuminated the darkened wharves and stalls with patches of light and shade.

Mike Delaney gripped his model 10 Smith and Wesson .38 caliber special revolver close to his face. He tightened his knuckles and glanced behind to his left. He could just make out his partner Bob Messenger in the gloom close to a dripping fire escape. He altered the position of his gun hand a fraction and shuffled forward, staying in the shadows opposite the target doorway. Under a gap at the base of the door a yellowish light the color of bile seeped into the alley.

The Immortality PlotRead this story for FREE!