A Cold Day For Murder
Kate Shugak returns to her roots in the far Alaskan north, after leaving the Anchorage D.A.'s office. Her deductive powers are definitely needed when a ranger disappears. Looking for clues among the Aleutian pipeliners, she begins to realize the fine line between... show more
Kate Shugak returns to her roots in the far Alaskan north, after leaving the Anchorage D.A.'s office. Her deductive powers are definitely needed when a ranger disappears. Looking for clues among the Aleutian pipeliners, she begins to realize the fine line between lies and loyalties--between justice served and cold murder.
Format: mass market paperback
Publish date: June 1st 1992
Pages no: 199
Edition language: English
Series: Kate Shugak (#1)
AudiobookAnother book that proves I either have prognostication powers or I read it before. I kept thinking, "This sounds familiar" throughout the whole book. The mystery conclusion was really sad because things could have turned out so much better if people would stop thinking only about themselves...
3.8 starsWonderful first book in a series, I am hooked. Alaskan setting, tough Alaskan woman with scars, fab dog/wolf sidekick, and snarky side characters all wrapped around a decent story ! Ding ding winner ! The cast in this story are offbeat, and maybe a touch crazy, which makes them even more en...
"Good characters. Story showing its age"I'm one of those folks who has to go back to the begining of a series. In this case the downside of that was that this story starts to feel a little slow and a little old fashioned, although I'm sure it was leading edge when it was published.The book has a str...
I lived in Fairbanks briefly as a young child, and around my fascination with this mystery I found my tongue trying to curve and flip its way through exotic yet familiar words. I fell in love with Kate, laughed my way through the bush, and was reminded of how brutal, heartbreaking, and majestic Alas...
A bit of info-dumping, but a nice start to the series. Short, so I think I'll go straight to the next one.