Half-Cherokee Marquitta "Skeet" Bannion thought she was leaving her troubles behind when she fled the stress of being the highest-ranking woman in the Kansas City Police Department, a jealous cop ex-husband, and a disgraced alcoholic ex-cop father. Moving to a small town to be chief of a college's campus police force, she builds a life outside of her work. She might even begin a new relationship with the amiable Brewster police chief.
All of this is threatened when the student editor of the school newspaper is found murdered on campus. Skeet must track down the killer, following trails that lead to some of the most powerful people in the university. In the midst of her investigation, Skeet assumes responsibility for a vulnerable teenager when her ex-husband and seriously ailing father wind up back on her hands. Time is running out and college administrators demand she conceal all college involvement in the murder, but Skeet will not stop until she's unraveled every last secret.
In award-winner Linda Rodriguez, mystery fans will find a unique voice and a gifted storyteller.
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To read is enjoyable, to write is miraculous and Linda Rodriguez bombards us with blessings page to page as evidence is analyzed, suspects are arrested, lives are destroyed, and relationships find hope.Read Full Review of Every Last Secret
Rodriguez is off to a sturdy start with "Every Last Secret."Read Full Review of Every Last Secret
Rodriguez's first novel is very readable, although it has some of the hallmarks of a first-time novelist: the beginning of the book is populated with so many characters you'll need a scoresheet.Read Full Review of Every Last Secret
...with solid writing and honest insights into human complexity, Rodriguez manages to employ all these familiar tropes with considerable élan.Read Full Review of Every Last Secret
Linda Rodriguez and Every Last Secret live up to the billing as the winner of a traditional mystery competition.Read Full Review of Every Last Secret
With Every Last Secret, Linda Rodriguez hasn’t just given us a great story—she’s given us the gift of a fully immersive reading experience.Read Full Review of Every Last Secret
Linda Rodriguez provides an enjoyable police procedural starring a likable besieged cop.Read Full Review of Every Last Secret
Clearly, Ms. Rodriguez has set up the beginning of an engaging series of novels with a great ending – and the potential for a direct sequel.Read Full Review of Every Last Secret
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