Dead Politician Society: A Clare Vengel Undercover Novel

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ECW Press, 2010 - Fiction - 326 pages
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When the mayor keels over dead in the middle of a speech, a clandestine student society immediately takes credit for his demise. Their mission is to create a perfect political system by any means at their disposal. Clare Vengel, a rookie officer fresh from the police academy and beyond bored with her routine as a beat cop, volunteers to go undercover as a student to infiltrate the secretive organization. A streetwise amateur mechanic, Clare takes a dim view of book smarts—she is of the opinion that higher education is for people who can't handle the real world. In short order, she alienates a popular professor and begins to lose the respect of her police superiors. Soon, another politician is killed, and Clare steps up her clandestine involvement with the suspect students. When two more politicians die, the race begins to apprehend the culprits before her own duplicity can be revealed.

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User Review  - Kirconnell - LibraryThing

Some offensive language, but I was less worried about that and more disappointed that the story wasn't better. No, I didn't figure who the murderer was (and that is a plus in its favor), but I knew it ... Read full review

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User Review  - Kim Moritsugu - Goodreads

A spritely contemporary mystery with a kick-ass sleuth and a well-handled plot. Read full review

About the author (2010)

\Robin Spano is a crime writer and motorcycle enthusiast. She lives in Steveston, British Columbia.

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