In a Small Motel - John D. MacDonald

In a Small Motel

Author: John D. MacDonald

  • Publication Date: 2017-05-28
  • Category: Mysteries & Thrillers


Ginny Mallory is a widow. She owns a small motor-inn motel on a major highway in South Georgia. The summer heat is still strong in the waning days of October, and she is tired from a long summer season. 

As the evening progresses, Ginny’s motel begins to fill-up. There is Johnny Benton, a strange motel guest who insists on parking his car behind the motel, a would-be suitor named Don Ferris, a guest that is the catalyst for a long and frightening night, and then there is the dead husband whose long shadow is cast across Ginny’s life like a long heavy rain...