By Debra Purdy Kong

The 3rd installment in Debra Purdy Kong's Casey Holland Mysteries takes readers on a wild trip that might go away them breathless and in need of more.

While transit protection officer Casey Holland is facing unruly sisters at the M7 bus, the unthinkable occurs. road racers hit and kill a jogger crossing an intersection on Granville highway, an incredible Vancouver thoroughfare. Days later, there's a moment hit and run at the comparable highway and witnesses insist either sufferers have been intentionally run down.

Danielle chippie, a tender journalist, is set to determine who's killing humans for game and asks for Casey's aid. aiding Danielle isn't effortless. She's not just reckless but additionally on a vendetta. whilst a racer is murdered and Danielle is going lacking, Casey is forced to step up the quest for answers.

Beneath the grim New Moon is a narrative a couple of challenge dealing with approximately each urban in North the United States today—the lethal ramifications of highway racing.

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Fine,” said Jaywalker. “I’ll set it up as soon as I can. ” His broad smile completely trumped his father’s hesitancy, and with it, Jaywalker’s Bronx Justice 53 own doubts. Once again, it was as though the case was shadowed by a giant overhead pendulum, which would swing one moment in the direction of guilt and the next moment back to innocence. In a year and half of private practice, and in two before that with Legal Aid, Jaywalker had never had a client take a polygraph examination. There was a reason for that.

35 36 Joseph Teller And that was only page one. The indictment went on to charge Darren with additional counts of first-degree sod­ omy, sexual misconduct, sexual abuse, assault against two of the victims, and criminal possession of a weapon—a knife—on each occasion. In all, there were twenty-three separate crimes charged. The only pieces of good news, if they could be called that, were that from the original five victims, it seemed now they were down to four who were willing to testify, and of those only two had apparently been actually raped; the other two counts were of attempted rape.

They took care of their children. From modest salaries, they somehow saved enough to buy a home. They didn’t seem to drink, use drugs, gamble, curse, get angry or do any of the other things that used to get so many of Jaywalker’s Legal Aid clients into trouble so often. In many ways, the Kingstons epitomized that most overworked of all clichés, the American Dream. They lived honest, hardworking and productive lives, day in and day out. They didn’t look to others to take care of them; they took care of themselves, and of each other.

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