By Dana Stabenow
Alaskan inner most detective Kate Shugak is going undercover to reveal the illicit drug alternate alongside the TransAlaska pipeline, however the case is threatened whilst her conceal is blown. by way of the writer of lifeless within the Water.
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They know the Narrows. They know the Mother of Storms. They knew it was just a matter of time. " Jack kept silent, knowing she wasn't finished. " "I told him we ought to kick RPetco out of the state as an example to other oil companies. Thou Canst Not Shit in Our Nest and Get Away With It. " "No. " "No. The lessors have to post bonds, but some of the bonds for the smaller contractors are as low as ten grand. The highest one I found was for a million, and that one was for a drill site on the Slope.
The man on the couch wasn't looking at anything but Mutt. " Jack gave his stock answer. "Nah. Only half. " Kate stepped around Jack. "Kate Shugak, John King. " A second man standing next to the couch received a perfunctory wave of the hand. "Lou Childress, RPetco's security chief. " King glowered from Kate to Mutt and back again. He wasn't accustomed to being thrown off balance and he didn't like it. "About goddam time," he said curtly. Mutt lifted a lip at his tone, but King ignored her, if anyone on two legs can truly ignore the weighty gaze of a 130pound half husky, half wolf, and concentrated on the woman.
You'll have to pass a drug screen. " Jack had the rare pleasure of seeing Kate Shugak at a complete loss for words. The pleasure was fleeting. " Childress flushed a dark red. " Kate looked at Jack. " "Now, Kate," Jack began soothingly. Kate opened her mouth to melt his ears off. "A thousand a day," John King said. " Childress said. Startled out of her composure for the second time, Kate gaped at King. "Plus expenses, of course," he added. " Childress said. Jack closed the door behind King and Childress and leaned against it with crossed arms.