By Dana Stabenow
In A Deeper Sleep, her first novel when you consider that Blindfold online game, the stand-alone political mystery that made Dana Stabenow a brand new York instances bestseller, Stabenow returns to the preferred and award-winning Kate Shugak sequence. Kate, a personal investigator, has been engaged on a case for the Anchorage District legal professional concerning the homicide of a tender girl by means of her husband, a guy named Louis Deem. Deem has been the topic of investigations ahead of, and he's by no means been convicted of against the law. yet Kate and her on-again, off-again lover, kingdom trooper Jim Chopin, who arrested Deem, are confident that this time it's diverse, and he'll ultimately be punished for his activities. while the jury returns a verdict of now not to blame, Kate and Jim are devastated, and prefer the remainder of the voters of Niniltna, Alaska, definite guy has gotten away with homicide. They can't support yet imagine that it's just a subject of time ahead of he's within the body for one more killing. definite adequate, a number of weeks later a taking pictures leaves useless in an obvious theft. yet this time Kate and Jim have a witness, and they're not likely to permit Louis Deem escape back. Or will he? Dana Stabenow, Edgar Award-winning writer and big apple occasions bestselling mystery author, provides a gripping page-turner approximately one town's look for justice--at any expense.
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