A crime story with the tough, engaging private eye V.I.Warshawski whose investigation into what looks like a simple case of arson leads her to uncover massive corruption and collusion between Chicago politicians and the construction industry. The author also wrote "Toxic Shock".--This text refers to the Hardcover edition.
Sara Paretsky is the author of nineteen books, including sixteen V.I. Warshawski novels. She was named 2011 Grand Master by the Mystery Writers of America and is the winner of many awards, including the Cartier Diamond Dagger Award for lifetime achievement from the British Crime Writers' Association and the CWA Gold Dagger for BLACKLIST.
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