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The Adults in the Room: The Deep State

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The Adults in the Room is the first book in the high-octane Tim Hall Mystery series. If you like stunning revelations, deep state conspiracies, and a touch of romance, then you’ll love Jeffrey Mechling’s mind-bending thriller!A CIA officer is still suffering partial amnesia from the car crash that stole his wife from him. He discovers from an FBI agent it was no accidental ...more
Kindle Edition, 269 pages
Published December 3rd 2019
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Sean I am reading it at the moment. I do understand where you are coming from. Am about 64% through. Will come back with a full answer once I have finished…moreI am reading it at the moment. I do understand where you are coming from. Am about 64% through. Will come back with a full answer once I have finished it. It is a great read.

(Updated) right I have finished this now. Yes, I think his wife is unlikable, at each stage there is always something about her. Mary Ann, I was sure at first but didn't have the same mistrust of her. I the end I warmed greatly to her. But I do understand your comment.(less)
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Sean
Feb 09, 2020 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Tim is a retired Social security government work in Baltimore. He was transferred from the CIA, after a road accident lead to amnesia and the loss of a large number of years of memories. This includes all of his time serving in the CIA, and much of his memories of his late wife Pam. Pam was killed in the road traffic accident.
He has been well locked after with health care and pay but when he tried to find out about his past, he is met with obstruction and dead ends. Life in Baltimore is
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Jul 18, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Never a dull moment

Tim is a retired CIA/social security worker, he has a quiet life with a new girlfriend who is the bartender and owner of the perfect pig. Everything is going along nicely until he goes to the Dominican republic to be a part of a study to cure retrograde amnesia. This is where he thinks he sees someone he knows it is not until he goes back to Baltimore that he realizes it is his old CIA buddy Sabastian, but is he there but he wants to take Tim to see his wife… Yes the one that
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