At risk : Winston Garano Series, Book 1. / Patricia Cornwell.
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- ISBN: 9781101205785 (electronic bk)
- Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2006.
|Summary, etc.:|| A Massachusetts state investigator is called home from Knoxville, Tennessee, where he is completing a course at the National Forensic Academy. His boss, the district attorney, attractive but hard-charging, is planning to run for governor, and as a showcase she's planning to use a new crime initiative called At Risk-its motto: "Any crime, any time." In particular, she's been looking for a way to employ cutting-edge DNA technology, and she thinks she's found the perfect subject in an unsolved twenty-year-old murder-in Tennessee. If her office solves the case, it ought to make them all look pretty good, right?Her investigator is not so sure-not sure about anything to do with this woman, really-but before he can open his mouth, a shocking piece of violence intervenes, an act that shakes up not only both their lives but the lives of everyone around them. It's not a random event. Is it personal? Is it professional? Whatever it is, the implications are very, very bad indeed . . . and...
|Target Audience Note:|| Grade 4
|Reproduction Note:|| Electronic reproduction. New York : Berkley, 2006. Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 326 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB).
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