By G. A. McKevett
Savannah Reid can have a couple of additional curves on her full-figured physique, yet that hasn't stopped her from changing into certainly one of California's such a lot profitable deepest investigators. Her most recent case places her sizzling at the path of a shady weight-loss therapist who is made a killing treating - and dishonest - his obese sufferers. The query is, did he kill his spouse, too? Pound for pound, this is often shaping as much as be one among Savannah's hardest circumstances ever. yet she'd larger locate the killer soon...or else the our bodies will simply continue piling up.
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Savannah had always been well liked by her fellow law enforcement officers. The San Carmelita PD brass…not so much. Before they had fired her years ago, she’d had a love-hate relationship with them. After the canning, it was pure hate-hate. Solving a murder case, exposing the dark, dirty secrets of your town’s top officials, and ruining their lives—it could wreck your career every time. As she approached the imposing, contemporary house with its odd, sharp angles and strangely pitched roof, she squinted and wished she were wearing her sunglasses.
He was transfixed on the sight above him, and she couldn’t summon even an ounce of indignation about his ill-mannered ogling. Dr. Jennifer Liu, San Carmelita’s first female coroner, was simply stunning. “Hey, Dr. Jen,” Savannah greeted her as they met halfway up the stairs. ” “Hi, Savannah,” Dr. Liu returned warmly. “Haven’t seen you lately. ” Savannah chuckled. It was true. ” Dr. Liu was far too sharp to believe that the offerings were anything more than an excuse to drop by and finagle information before the coroner’s report was complete.
Savannah decided that she needed a five-foot vase in the middle of her living room. What a conversation piece that would be! The vaulted ceiling soared three stories high. And to the right, a graceful, floating staircase with clear, Lucite treads, wound upward, looking like an immense DNA molecule. And straight ahead, Savannah could see through the house and its floor-to-ceiling windows to the ocean. With the afternoon sunlight glittering on the water and the rows of lacy white foam lining up to wash ashore, the Pacific was a living postcard, advertising the glory of sunny Southern California.