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Summary Ó PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ↠ Sara Paretsky Chicago’s legendary detective VI Warshawski knows her city’s rotten underbelly better than most but she’s unable to avoid it when her goddaughter drags her into a fight over lakefront land use in this propulsive novel from New York Times bestseller Sara ParetskyChicago may be the city of broad shoulders but its political law is “Pay to Play” Money changes hands in the middle of the night and by morning buildings and parks are replaced by billion dollar projectsChicago PI VI Warshawski gets pulled into one of these clandest. I have followed Sara Paretsky's feminist icon Chicago PI VI Warshawski from the very first a series that has charted the state of the US through the years the racism the sexism the power grabs the changing nature of the media crime and gang culture the rise in billionaires and right wing populists the corporate and political wrong doing ruthlessness abuse of power corruption all its social political and economic failings It has documented the increasing poverty homelessness attacks on refugees and migrants and the barely there support for the fragile the vulnerable for those with mental health issues right up to the problematic current incumbent in the White House and Through out the inimitable VI or Vic has stood up for right against all the odds fighting the good fight battered bruised but still there not yet ready to give up even while her body protests her mind is strong as she once again enters the fray facing danger from all corners putting her life on the line for those that matter to her and in what she believesVic's goddaughter the fierce temperamental hockey player and student instructor Bernie Fouchard is training South Chicago's young girls when her young man the geeky Leo Prinz is murdered in the park at night Leo had been in charge of computer presentations for SLICK a community group trying to push through a landfill and beach development on Lake Michigan spearheaded by the powerful Park Superintendent Gifford Taggett All in a Chicago famous for its pay to play political policy where money changes hands and almost overnight developers are building on public lands Still haunted by the trauma of her long dead opera singing mother Vic gets drawn into trying to look out for the once famous now homeless and emaciated Lydia Zamir still grieving the loss of her writer boyfriend Hector Palardo Palardo had been one of 17 victims in a mass shooting at Horsethief Canyon in Kansas four years ago Murray's employers Global Entertainment are willing to pay big bucks to Vic to find Lydia when she goes missing and a big national law firm that defended the Kansas shooter is expressing a strong interest in her whereabouts too Left to look after the beautiful dog Bear after his volatile and aggressive owner Coop protector of Lydia disappears can Vic pull together the disparate threads in a complicated and intricate investigation to get to the truth Once again Paretsky gives us tense and suspenseful storytelling in a case that harks back to South America and Chile's history of terror under the murdering and torturing regime of the dictator General Pinochet a period in which over 40 000 people 'disappeared' a nightmare regime supported by the US Those who have followed Vic through time will love this latest addition to the series and those yet to become acuainted with her have a treat in store Highly recommended Many thanks to Hodder and Stoughton for an ARC

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review Dead Land è PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ¾ Chicago’s legendary detective VI Warshawski knows her city’s rotten underbelly better than most but she’s unable to avoid it when her goddaughter drags her into a fight over lakefront land use in this propulsive novel from New York Times bestseller Sara ParetskyChicago may b Ine deals through her impetuous goddaughter Bernie Fouchard Bernie tries to rescue Lydia Zamir a famed singer songwriter now living on the streets; Zamir’s life fell apart when her lover was murdered next to her in a mass shooting at an outdoor concert Not only does Bernie plunge her and VI headlong into the path of some ruthless developers they lead to the murder of the young man Bernie is dating He’s a computer geek working for a community group called SLICKVI is desperate to find a mysterious man named Coop who roams the lake. I have read a number of the V I Warshawski series over the years This is book number 20 of the seriesThe book is well written Paretsky has a number of ongoing issues in the story such as corrupt politicians mental illness and of course a murder mystery Paretsky provides a trip around Chicago from the lakeside to the south side as well as a trip to Kansas The book has an array of interesting characters as well as her dogs Paretsky provides some humor as well as suspense to keep the reader’s attention If you are looking for a good get away from it all this is a book for youI read this as an audiobook downloaded from Audible The book is fifteen hours and thirty two minutes Susan Ericksen does an excellent job narrating the book Ericksen is a well known audiobook narrator who has won many awards

Sara Paretsky ↠ 5 review

Dead LandFront in the middle of the night with his dog She’s sure he holds the key to the mounting body count within SLICK Coop may even know why an international law firm is representing the mass murderer responsible for Lydia’s lover’s death Instead the detective finds a terrifying conspiracy stretching from Chicago’s parks to a cover up of the dark chapters in America’s meddling in South American politics Before she finds answers this electrifying novel pushes VI close to the breaking point People who pay to play take no prisone. A book with it all Crime mystery thriller You are in for a treat with this one I will say I read it as a stand alone I have not read the first 19 books I was not lost I was not missing anything the story flowed very wellI gave this book 4 stars and I recommend this bookI will say I plan to go back and look to see if I can find the first 19 books in the A VI Wasshawski series The Mary Reader received this book from the publisher for review A favorable review was not reuired and all views expressed are our own