By James Patterson, Maxine Paetro
A tender woman is killed within the crossfire after a regimen arrest is going extraordinarily incorrect, and Lt. Lindsay Boxer has to guard herself opposed to a cost of police brutality. In a landmark trial that transfixes the country, Lindsay fights to avoid wasting her profession and her sanity. whereas anticipating trial, Lindsay escapes to the tranquility of the attractive city of part Moon Bay. however the peaceable neighborhood there's reeling from a string of unspeakable murders. operating along with her acquaintances within the Women's homicide membership, Lindsay unearths a hyperlink among those killings and a case she labored on years ahead of - an unsolved homicide that has haunted her ever on the grounds that. As summer season comes into complete swing, Lindsay battles for her lifestyles on fronts: ahead of a pass judgement on and jury as her trial involves a climax and dealing with unknown adversaries who will do something to maintain her from the reality concerning the killings. all of it involves a head sooner than the large annual 4th of July occasion at the waterfront at part Moon Bay.
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But she'd done all right. She knew how to take care of herself. She showed no soft spots until he was entering his teens, a handsome, wholesome-looking youth with coal-black hair and wide-set gray eyes. Then, to his secret amusement, he began to note a subtle change in her attitude, a softening of her voice when she spoke to him and a suppressed hunger in her eyes when she looked at him. And seeing her thus, knowing what was behind the change, he delighted in teasing her. Was something wrong? Did she want him to clear out for a while and leave her alone?
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4th of July (Women's Murder Club, Book 4) by James Patterson, Maxine Paetro