Deadlock (V. I. Warshawski Series #2)

Deadlock (V. I. Warshawski Series #2)

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by Sara Paretsky
     
 

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When Chicago Black Hawks hockey legend Boom Boom Warshawski slips off a wharf and drowns in Lake Michigan, cousin V.I. questions the report of accidental death and rumors of suicide.

V.I. searches for leads and finds a trail of violence and corruption. It takes her to the center of Chicago's powerful shipping industry. There she ferrets out her cousin's killer …  See more details below

Overview

When Chicago Black Hawks hockey legend Boom Boom Warshawski slips off a wharf and drowns in Lake Michigan, cousin V.I. questions the report of accidental death and rumors of suicide.

V.I. searches for leads and finds a trail of violence and corruption. It takes her to the center of Chicago's powerful shipping industry. There she ferrets out her cousin's killer -- but nearly gets painted out of the picture -- permanently!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780307781284
Publisher:
Random House Publishing Group
Publication date:
02/09/2011
Series:
V. I. Warshawski Series , #2
Sold by:
Random House
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
320
File size:
660 KB

Meet the Author

Sara Paretsky is the author of fourteen previous books, including twelve V. I. Warshawski novels. She is the winner of many awards, including the Cartier Diamond Dagger Award for lifetime achievement from the British Crime Writers’ Association. She lives in Chicago.

Brief Biography

Hometown:
Chicago, Illinois
Date of Birth:
June 8, 1947
Place of Birth:
Ames, Iowa
Education:
B.A., Political Science, University of Kansas; Ph.D. and M.B.A., University of Chicago
Website:
http://saraparetsky.com/

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Deadlock (V.I. Warshawski Series #2) 4.1 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 8 reviews.
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garmi More than 1 year ago
V.I.Warshawski is a likeable character-- brainy and tough.Story line with enough suspense to keep turning pages. This book is also very informative regarding Great Lakes shipping industry.