By Dana Stabenow
Alaskan deepest detective Kate Shugak is going undercover to show the illicit drug alternate alongside the TransAlaska pipeline, however the case is threatened while her conceal is blown. by means of the writer of useless within the Water.
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The problem is that goddam alternate of yours stole that fig tree for the second time this month! " She leveled a finger and commanded, "Y'all tell that prick if he steals one more plant outa the lounge he's dead meat! " She bent over the planter tub and, cursing loudly, shoved it out the door. She poked her head back in and said politely, "Nice to meet y'all, Katherine. Welcome to the Prudhoe Hilton. " Toni said meekly. Ann looked from Toni to Kate and back again. " Toni smiled. " The door slammed shut and naturally banged open again immediately.
Oh, for God's sake. How much is lunch on the Slope and how are they going to pay, cash or check? Do we ask for two pieces of identification? Do we accept out-of-state checks? " "Find out," Toni suggested sweetly. " She hung up with a flourish and grinned at Kate. " Kate's ear must have finally caught up with Toni's voice because she thought she might actually have detected a comma in that last phrase. The phone rang and Toni snatched it up. " Then again, maybe not. Toni hung up and the door slammed open and a Fury erupted into the middle of the room.
He was shouting before he came to the end of his sentence, his face mottled purple with rage. She reached for her water, sipped and rolled the glass back and forth between her palms. " Breathing heavily, he stared at her. " he said, unconsciously mimicking her calm tone. She raised her eyes from her glass and met his. " It was nearly impossible to get John King off the attack once he'd begun a charge. " he shot at her. " He gave Jack an unfriendly look. "I wanted you up straight through until you caught the fuckers, but Morgan says that'd jeopardize your cover.
A cold-blooded business by Dana Stabenow