Download A Deeper Sleep (Kate Shugak, Book 15) by Dana Stabenow PDF

By Dana Stabenow

In A Deeper Sleep, her first novel seeing 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 related to the homicide of a tender girl through her husband, a guy named Louis Deem. Deem has been the topic of investigations earlier than, and he's by no means been convicted of a criminal offense. yet Kate and her on-again, off-again lover, country trooper Jim Chopin, who arrested Deem, are confident that this time it's diversified, and he'll eventually be punished for his activities. while the jury returns a verdict of now not accountable, Kate and Jim are devastated, and prefer the remainder of the electorate of Niniltna, Alaska, convinced 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. yes sufficient, a number of weeks later a taking pictures leaves lifeless in an obvious theft. yet this time Kate and Jim have a witness, and they're not likely to enable Louis Deem escape back. Or will he? Dana Stabenow, Edgar Award-winning writer and manhattan occasions bestselling mystery author, grants a gripping page-turner approximately one town's look for justice--at any rate.

Show description

Read Online or Download A Deeper Sleep (Kate Shugak, Book 15) PDF

Best detective fiction books

Blossom (Burke Series, Book 5)

Within the determine of Burke, Andrew Vachss has given modern crime fiction one in every of its such a lot enchanting characters. An abused baby raised in orphanages, foster houses, and prisons, Burke is a profession legal and outlaw who steals and scams for a living.

In Blossom, an previous cellmate has summoned Burke to a fading Indiana mill city, the place a tender boy is charged with a criminal offense he didn't devote and a twisted serial sniper has grew to become a neighborhood lovers' lane right into a killing box. And it's the following that Burke meets Blossom, the intense, attractive younger lady who has her personal purposes for locating the murderer--and her personal concept of vengeance. Dense with surroundings, savagely convincing, this is often Vachss at his uncompromising best.

The Mark on the Door (The Hardy Boys, Book 13)

A trunk that Nancy gets from her father for a visit to Buenos Aires turns into the heart of a secret.

Getting Old Is Tres Dangereux: A Mystery

Gladdy needs to shop her busybody pals from the expensive sances of a phony-baloney New Age guru. That's whilst Gladdy comes nose to nose with an expensive departed good friend with a message.

Oh Danny Boy (Molly Murphy, Book 5)

Unique ebook: 2006

In turn-of-the-century long island urban, Irish immigrant Molly Murphy is considering giving up PI paintings for anything rather less complex, much less intriguing. Molly has had fairly adequate pleasure lately, thanks a great deal. particularly from the good-looking yet misleading NYPD captain Daniel Sullivan, whom she'd prefer to stay away from thoroughly. but if Daniel is accused of accepting bribes and lands himself within the Tombs, the notorious urban detention center, he begs Molly to assist end up he was once framed, and after every thing they've been via, she can't flip him down. As she unearths herself drawn more and more into the case, she starts off to worry that Daniel's hassle is said to 1 of his investigations---catching the Eastside Ripper, a serial killer who's concentrating on prostitutes.
 Oh Danny Boy marks Edgar Award finalist Rhys Bowen's successful 5th installment within the award profitable Molly Murphy secret sequence.

Extra resources for A Deeper Sleep (Kate Shugak, Book 15)

Example text

It was twenty yards to the hearse waiting at the curb: a long way. The funeral director, usually all smooth, inconspicuous moves and black-suited calm, clasped his hands in dismay. Confrontational funerals were poor advertising for the Elysian Glen Mortuary. He urged the pallbearers forward. Nikki lifted her chin and followed, her face like varnished wood, sunglasses hiding her swollen eyes. A snub-nosed woman jutted forward from the crowd. ‘‘Slut lovers! Queer lovers! ’’ Mourners deliberately looked past the protesters.

It was a six-foot-by-four-foot cartoon, reworking The Last Supper as a scene from Platoon. It showed Christ and the Apostles in combat fatigues, with camouflage paint striping their faces, weapons at the ready. Beneath the drawing ran the tagline: He’s back . . and this time, it’s scriptural. I gaped at it, appalled. Not because it depicted Jesus juiced on steroids and brandishing an M16. No. I stood horrified because it forced me to see the truth. Peter Wyoming did not speak in metaphors. He slapped the poster.

The Catholic Church was a lie, nothing but witchcraft. Latin was a lie. Yup, Latin, a pagan tongue, supposed to be a dead language—but it wasn’t dead; it’s been kept alive as . . what? As the language of law, and science, and the Mass, and sorcery. ’’ Mexican came out meskin. ‘‘Am I right? It’s not coincidence. Can’t you see, people, how they’re all connected? ’’ I felt the hair rising on the back of my neck. I turned, saw a young woman in the back row looking at me, a teenager whose Kewpie-doll mouth punctuated her moon-round face.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.81 of 5 – based on 45 votes