By Sue Henry
In a wide ranging land of ice and chilly, dying has come...by fire.In the lingering relax of the early Alaskan spring, famed "musher" Jessie Arnold confronts the charred is still of a favourite neighborhood pub, destroyed via a suspicious blaze that claimed an blameless, unsuspecting existence. This lull among racing seasons is intended to be a time of grueling education and conditioning for Jessie and her dogsled team-but as a substitute it has develop into a time of worry. as the burning has in basic terms started, and its flames will scar and blister Jessie's global in methods she will slightly think. And within the wake of extra loss of life, her subsequent race might be one for survival -- as she struggles to figure out even if a determined buddy is a terrified victim...or a killer.
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Probably volunteered half his time. ” “So he’d be familiar with the building,” Tatum said, ignoring her endorsement. ” She hesitated, frowning. ” “Don’t think so—we know so. The evidence is clear. ” “How do you know that? Where did it—” The beep of Becker’s pager interrupted her question, and he took it from a pocket to read the number. “The office. ” He crossed the room to the desk and was soon deep in conversation. “Comfortable place you have here,” Mike Tatum commented, suspending his interrogation and looking around.
Handling them transferred the unpleasant muck to her raincoat, gloves, and jeans. The dogs slept away most of the rainy hours in their individual boxes, staying as dry and warm as possible, though the inactivity made them restless enough to exhibit their boredom in ill-tempered snaps and growls at each other. As Jessie looked out into the yard this morning, she could tell that their mood had also lifted with the return of snow. They were all out of their shelters and moving around energetically.
For a few minutes they conversed, then walked together and disappeared behind the blackened remains of the Other Place. She knew him. Phil Becker was a trooper who had often worked homicide with Jensen. Why was he here? 26 SUE HENRY The fire was now under control, reluctantly it seemed, as greedy fingers of flame flared up momentarily and were knocked down by water. The glare became a black, charred heap of rubble, still glowing here and there and putting out clouds of wickedlooking and -smelling smoke.
Beneath the Ashes:: An Alaska Mystery by Sue Henry