Queen of the Night

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Harper Collins, Mar 29, 2011 - Fiction - 432 pages
21 Reviews

Every summer, the Queen of the Night flower blooms in the Arizona desert—a sacred event commemorated throughout the Tohono O'odham Nation. But this year, one couple's celebration is prematurely destroyed by gunfire . . . and the sole witness to the carnage is a little girl who has lost the only family she's ever known.

Dr. Lani Walker recognizes the trauma of her own childhood reflected in her devastated young patient. Joining Dan Pardee—a member of the unorthodox Shadow Wolves border patrol—Lani vows to keep the child safe while tracking down a ruthless killer. Meanwhile, Lani's adoptive father, retired homicide detective Brandon Walker, sees a break in his investigation of the long unsolved murder of an Arizona State University coed—while his wife, Diana Ladd, relives terrible memories of a man whose death haunts her still.

 

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User Review  - DrLed - LibraryThing

Not much mystery nor complicated plot, but lots of back-story that had been omited from previous novels about the Walker family. Sets the stage for the next generation and their adventures. Read full review

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User Review  - jbemrose - LibraryThing

At first I didn't under stand it. Because it jumped around from one character to anther and someone killing people. after a will it started to make sence. I injoyed it. Read full review

Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
3
Section 3
11
Section 4
32
Section 5
40
Section 6
47
Section 7
60
Section 8
84
Section 18
211
Section 19
216
Section 20
226
Section 21
241
Section 22
258
Section 23
266
Section 24
274
Section 25
304

Section 9
106
Section 10
131
Section 11
155
Section 12
159
Section 13
163
Section 14
181
Section 15
194
Section 16
200
Section 17
209
Section 26
329
Section 27
336
Section 28
351
Section 29
367
Section 30
379
Section 31
395
Section 32
404
Section 33
415
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J. A. Jance is the New York Times bestselling author of the J. P. Beaumont series, the Joanna Brady series, the Ali Reynolds series, and four interrelated thrillers about the Walker family. Born in South Dakota and brought up in Bisbee, Arizona, Jance lives with her husband in Seattle, Washington, and Tucson, Arizona.

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