The name made him seem younger, though he had to be at least a few years older than she. San Antonio private investigator Tres Navarre is used to working on the edge—that razor-sharp line between legal and life sentence. This particular edition is in a Mass Market Paperback format. Maia meandered through Southtown, circled the blocks, braked to look at street numbers even though she knew the neighborhood. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. He tensed at her touch.
No member of her family had ever completed high school. Wonder if he knew his life was about to change in a big way. Too many hours on adrenaline. No sign of the tail. It is completely disconcerting to me to know that certain characters are dead or that others achieve a more permanent role in future books, prior to these facts being revealing in the text. These stories of his take place in San Antonio, so i enjoy them just for that fact.
Before she could give herself time to waver, she took the turn. But when young Mallory, a friend of the family,heads down the same destructive road, Chadwick is forced to face the past and deal with ugly truths. Maybe he even had the right to shoot at Johnny Zapata. Kelsey had been on medical leave. Growing up in San Antonio, I am drawn to the book because it is like a slice of home as well. Even a non-Texan gets a feel for the South Texas area and its people.
Her investigation not only uncovers a web of deception that stretches two decades into the past but also puts her in danger at a time when she and Navarre are approaching a potential crossroads in their relationship. Navarre literally is the only person who Arguello can trust. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. He was entitled to sound a little despondent. She kept watch behind her, but the Volvo had disappeared. Rick Riordan lives with his family in San Antonio, Texas.
Now, armed and dangerous, the targets of a citywide manhunt, Tres and Ralph have just hours to discover what really happened on Mission Road almost two decades ago. In order to take the heat off his pal and himself, Tres will have to find out what she knew. Dust jacket is bright and clean with very minor wear. A similar story, five months later—a Latina secretary at a local law firm accused White of raping her at Mission Park. Ana was about to bring charges against the suspected killer: her husband, Ralph Arguello. Too many tragedies, too many lives ended here on Mission Road.
She laced her fingers with his. To find the truth, they must set a collision course with the past—and with a secret that will tear their lives apart. If this is your first time with this author, be prepared to head out after you have finished to get the rest of his books. By subscribing, you get access to a huge library of multimedia content, which is updated daily. Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.
Don't get me wrong I still think the book is great, but I won't be able to give it a second read, as I do with my favorite books, because of what happens near the end. I wondered about Tres Navarre's ethnicity and apparently I'm not the only one who had that question. His characters, the plot, the psychology of murder - all very well done. Half a mile south along a stretch of crumbling blacktop, she recognized the twisted live oak from the crime scene photos. I will look for some of his other adult fiction novels. This story is a cold case reopened by a young policewoman, who then gets shot.
Riordan has created a young man with a past, a very rocky present and whose future seem somewhat cloudy. Ana was about to bring charges against the suspected killer: her husband, Ralph Arguello. I adore your humor and the interplay of the characters. The name of the victim was being withheld until— Maia turned off the radio. Biography Percy Jackson and town and her fellow cops dont need to look far to find a prime suspect. I enjoy following the adventures of Tres Navarre and his friends and accomplices. Ana was about to bring charges against the suspected killer: her husband, Ralph Arguello.
Now, he watched the Lee woman standing in the middle of Mission Road. The victim, Frankie White, an old acquaintance of Navarre's and Arguello's, was rumored to be connected to a series of rapes and murders that terrorized the San Antonio community in the late 1980s. Even though there is not much in the way of romance, Tres's love life is always an issue that he is dealing with and adds just enough emotional depth to satisfy my female senses. Rick Roirdan should, in my opnion, focus on Tres more than The Heros of Olympus. She would tell him she still had an early exam tomorrow. They were riding along together, his new silver Mercedes as smooth and silent as a magic carpet.
To find the truth, they must set a collision course with the past—and with a secret that will tear their lives apart. Rick Riordan lives with his family in San Antonio, Texas. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. It had been my choice to follow him out the window. By the end of the spring, her professors assured her, she could transfer to a full university if she wanted.