Sequence of author: The destroyer(№134)
Keywords: Chiun Destroyer Remo
Detective science fiction
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Destroyer 134: Bloody Tourists By Warren Murphy and Richard Sapir Chapter 1 Arby Maple began the day a nobody, but by day's end he would be famous. First the evening news would introduce the world to this unlikely celebrity with the basset-hound face. Within a day all the news networks would hastily assemble their panels of experts to discuss the Arby Maple phenomenon. Their in-depth analysis of Maple's psyche, distilled into twenty-second sound bites, would be the official confirmation of what the people of the world already knew: Arby Maple was completely insane. Within a week the garish tabloids would be on the racks in the grocery checkout lines, full of gory crimescene photos. A paperback book entitled Maple the Man, Maple the Mass Murderer, written by a team of crack journalists, would be in the stores in under four weeks-a tremendous literary achievement. Three made-for-TV docudramas would be produced in time to air during sweeps. By then Maple was more...