By Karen Pullen
unsolved abduction, Stella Lavender has
joined the North Carolina nation Bureau
of research purely to be seriously challenged
by her first project as an
undercover drug agent. Stella works
nights, paying for medications from paranoid drug
dealers, accumulating facts to ship them
to criminal or flip them into informants.
She’s nice on the activity simply because, as her boss
says, “you don’t appear like a cop.” yet the
physical risk and the required betrayals
are attending to her. whilst she sees a
chance to paintings a murder, she’ll always
One afternoon Stella supplies a hitchhiking
teenager a experience to her babysitting
job. Horror awaits them—the father lies
dead in a pool of blood, and his toddler
is lacking. Stella joins the homicide investigation
as the puzzle fast grows. The
only actual evidence—a bloody fingerprint—
matches not anyone linked with
the sufferer. And most significantly, where
is the toddler?
At a similar time, Stella’s personal
life deals lots of distractions. Her
grandmother Fern, a free-spirited artist
with male admirers wrapped around
every one among her paint-stained fingers,
needs Stella’s support with dear house
repairs. And Stella’s allure to three
very varied males skill her romantic
life is, good, complicated.
In chilly middle, Karen Pullen draws
the reader right into a darkly pleasant pageturner
as Stella rummages via every
stratum of society in her relentless and
sometimes unconventional pursuit of a
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