By Karin Slaughter
Detective Will Trent is status in a Georgia comfort shop, ready on an obstinate Icee frozen drink desktop. To the surveillance cameras and bored employees of the Lil' Dixie Gas-n-Go, although, Will seems to be a person very different'the menacing ex-con invoice Black. Going undercover as invoice, the Georgia Bureau of research agent is set to infiltrate the main corrupt city within the such a lot corrupt county within the new American South. yet first: his Icee.
Everything alterations in a single awful rapid, as all hell breaks free on the Lil' Dixie. A cop is shot. A bag of money is going flying around the flooring. a tender girl disappears whereas a killer takes to the air in a battered pick-up truck. inside seconds, Will is in pursuit.
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And he never listens when I say I don't think, I don't know. Somewhere, in the deeper reaches of my subconscious state which I simply cannot access when I'm awake, I obviously thought that this was a very good idea at the time. She shrugged. ’ He put his fleece jacket around her shoulders and bit his tongue against commenting on her wellington boots. They certainly weren't Hunters, they weren't even imitations. These were old-fashioned: shapeless tubes of black rubber reaching the unflattering point midway up her bare calves.
Without socks they are tolerable. ’ ‘I have the most terrible blisters,’ Petra explained, as Eric unlocked the studio and they went about flicking on lights and hoicking up blinds. ’ ‘You could say that,’ Petra said quietly. ‘I sleepwalked last night. Right out of the house. Almost a mile. ’ ‘Dear God,’ Eric exclaimed. He took a long look at her. ’ In the fifteen years he'd known her, since they were undergraduates in jewellery design at Central St Martins, he'd become familiar with her two very different morning faces.
Gina asks. ‘Because you don't look it. ’ ‘I had a bad night,’ Petra tells them. ‘I'm fine now. ’ Gina mouths to Eric who shakes his head. ‘Not Rob,’ Petra hurries. ‘Rob came to my rescue. I just went walkabout whilst I was asleep. ’ ‘Right out of the house,’ Eric whispers to the other two. ’ ‘I don't even know where Whetstone is,’ Gina says, as if it was possibly as far flung as the Arctic. ’ ‘I do, usually,’ Petra says. ’ Kitty asks darkly. ‘In Whetstone? A past life? Or ancestors? ’ Petra smiles and shakes her head.