Dead Wrong

Dead Wrong

eBook - 2006
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Juggling a family and a career has never been easy for Cochise County Sheriff Joanna Brady. Now the impending birth of her second child only adds to her burden, especially when two brutal crimes fall under her jurisdiction.

A corpse is discovered in the Arizona desert with the fingers severed from both hands—the body of an ex-con who served twenty years for a murder he claimed not to remember. Soon after, one of Joanna's female officers is savagely assaulted and left for dead while on an unauthorized stakeout. Since the victim is one of their own, the department directs the bulk of its resources toward finding her attacker. But the desert slaying haunts Joanna as well, and neither her pregnancy nor family concerns will keep her from doing her duty, no matter how perilous. Because justice must be served. And enforcing the law has become more than what Joanna Brady does—it's what she is.



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As if juggling a family, including the impending birth of a second child, a career and a staff shortage at the Sheriff's office aren't enough, Sheriff Joanna Brady has to deal with two serious crimes. The first is the dead body of an ex-con who was found in the desert with all his fingers severed. The second is the brutal attack of one of her officers while on unauthorized stakeout. Being a sheriff is what she is and Joanna will stop at nothing to get the job done.Coping with the impending arrival of her second child, Sheriff Joanna Brady is suddenly confronted with the killing of an ex-con, who had served twenty years in prison for the murder of his pregnant wife.

Publisher: Pymble, NSW ; New York, NY : HarperCollins e-books, c2006
ISBN: 9780061197246
0061197246
9780061742101
0061742104
9780061197239
0061197238
Branch Call Number: E-Book
Characteristics: 1 online resource

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rahmmie
Jul 13, 2015

I liked this book by Jance. I have found that her books tend to be hit-and-miss but this one was fun, an easy read, and fast-paced

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bridge1
Mar 22, 2014

Good story as always.

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annjerryk
Jun 23, 2012

Jance always is a good read. Almost unbelievable that Sherrif Brady is involved in so much the week before the baby is born but it makes for a good story.

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