A Deeper Sleep

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Audio (7.27 hours)
Product Number: Z100024476
Released: Jan 09, 2007
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781415936498
Narrator/s: Bernadette Dunne
Publisher: Books on Tape
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In A DEEPER SLEEP, her first novel since Blindfold Game, the stand-alone political thriller that made Dana Stabenow a New York Times bestseller, the author returns to the popular and award- winning Kate Shugak series. Kate, a private investigator, has been working on a case for the Anchorage District Attorney involving the murder of a young woman by her husband, a man named Louis Deem. Deem has been the subject of investigation before, and he's never been convicted of a crime. But Kate and her on-again, off-again lover, state trooper Jim Chopin, who arrested Deem, are convinced that this time it's different, and he'll finally be punished for his actions. When the jury returns a verdict of not guilty, Kate and Jim are devastated, and like the rest of the citizens of Niniltna, Alaska, certain that a man has gotten away with murder. They can't help but think that it's only a matter of time before he's in the frame for another killing. Sure enough, a few weeks later a shooting leaves two dead in an apparent robbery. But this time Kate and Jim have a witness, and they're not going to let Louis Deem get away again. Or will he? Dana Stabenow, Edgar Award-winning author and New York Times bestselling thriller writer, delivers a gripping nail-biter about one town's search for justice--at any cost.

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Author(s): Dana Stabenow
Series: Kate Shugak Series No: 15
Original Publish Date: Jan 09, 2007

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Author(s): Dana Stabenow
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Product Number EB00009959
Released: Apr 01, 2010
Business Term: 52 Circ / 730 Day
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: #9781429916905

Professional reviews

"In this compelling addition to Stabenow's series, Aleut investigator Kate Shugak faces a local serial killer who has repeatedly gotten away with rape and murder. To Kate's frustration, he slips through the justice system once more. It's a matter of time before he'll strike again, and now he has reason to target Kate's foster son. Bernadette Dunne's pitch-perfect voice brings numerous characters to life. Her pace varies appropriately; her phrasing aptly captures meaning and emotion. The setting fascinates, and Shugak is a strong, sympathetic character as she struggles with the demands of her culture, her growing attachment to State Trooper Chopin, and the gray areas of morality. E.S. (c) AudioFile 2007, Portland, Maine"

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