A Place in the Wind (A Jimmy Vega Mystery) by Suzanne Chazin

By Suzanne Chazin

“A super talent.” —Lee Child
                                                                                               
The disappearance of a teenage lady in upstate ny units off a powder keg of accusations, bigotry, and fear—with lethal results—in Suzanne Chazin's gorgeous new secret that includes Hispanic police detective Jimmy Vega . . .
 
On a frigid, January evening, a blond, blue-eyed highschool woman walks out of an English category she tutors for immigrants—and vanishes. Suspicion speedy falls at the males she used to be instructing, lots of whom are undocumented. As aggravating proof trickles in, information of the incident spreads past the scenic city of Lake Holly, big apple, unearthing deep-seated fears and enflaming cultural tensions.
 
For county police detective Jimmy Vega, the placement is own. His female friend, Harvard-educated lawyer Adele Figueroa, heads the immigrant heart the place the teenager volunteer disappeared. If Vega cannot locate the woman quickly and transparent Adele’s consumers, where of safe haven will be pressured to close its doorways. nonetheless reeling over his personal fresh occupation missteps, Vega does his top to run interference among Adele and the neighborhood police. but if Vega's boss assigns him a grunt element operating for the hot county manager, the man’s political targets conflict with Vega’s inner most convictions. Vega cannot think a worse flip of events—until he uncovers even darker forces at play. somebody desires to wreck way over Vega's occupation. And regardless of which manner he turns, each step will placed him and his kin within the killer’s
cross-hairs.

Show description

Read or Download A Place in the Wind (A Jimmy Vega Mystery) PDF

Similar hispanic american literature books

Cuerpo y cultura: Las músicas "mulatas" y la subversión del baile (Nexos y Diferencias. Estudios de la Cultura de América Latina nº 24) (Spanish Edition)

El presente estudio examina el papel primary del baile en los angeles conformación de las identidades sociales a través de las cuales se configuró el mundo civil en los países caribeños. Analiza en detalle los angeles musicalidad afroamericana, que facilitó el reencuentro entre el canto y el baile que los angeles separación mente-cuerpo de l. a. modernidad occidental había lanzado por rumbos opuestos.

A Promise to Keep (Piñata Books)

The English translation of writer Mario Bencastro’s Viaje a l. a. tierra del abuelo makes its debut as A Promise to maintain. This novel for teenagers explores the serious subject matters of id, patriotism, and culture—significant matters to younger Hispanic immigrants who come of age and are expert within the usa.

Inéditos y extraviados (Hotel de las letras) (Spanish Edition)

Los mejores cuentos de Ignacio Padilla en un solo volumen. «Padilla es un narrador de imaginación deslumbrante; un erudito que se vale de malabares y juegos de palabras para filtrar, de contrabando, sus abundantes conocimientos. Por añadidura, el mejor estilista de su generación. » Gerardo Laveaga, Excélsior Multipremiado autor de numerosas novelas, a Ignacio Padilla le gustaba definirse como cuentista.

A Place in the Wind (A Jimmy Vega Mystery)

“A great expertise. ” —Lee baby                                                                                                 The disappearance of a teenage lady in upstate long island units off a powder keg of accusations, bigotry, and fear—with lethal results—in Suzanne Chazin's lovely new secret that includes Hispanic police detective Jimmy Vega .

Extra resources for A Place in the Wind (A Jimmy Vega Mystery)

Example text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.80 of 5 – based on 46 votes

About admin