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Breach of Duty: A J. P. Beaumont Novel (Mass Market Paperbound)
The end of the old woman's long life came suddenly. She died in her home, torched to death by a fiend with an unknown motive. While Seattle is undergoing unwelcome upscale change, it is strictly on the surface, as the Grim Reaper still lives in the shadows of the city. And it falls to Homicide Detective J.P. Beaumont and his new partner, Sue Danielson, to get to the bottom of his latest handiwork. But the trail will lead to places and events that will leave two police officers and their cases shatteredand nothing will ever be the same again.
About the Author
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, as well as a volume of poetry. Born in South Dakota and brought up in Bisbee, Arizona, Jance lives with her husband in Seattle, Washington, and Tucson, Arizona.
“Jance has brought us yet another winner!”
-Dallas Morning News
“One of the country’s most popular mystery writers.”
-The Oregonian (Portland)
“A dillusioned, cynical hero in the classic hard-boiled tradition.”
Praise for J.A. Jance:“Jance delivers a devilish page-turner.”
“J.A. Jance does not disappoint her fans.”
-Dallas Morning News
“Taut . . . entertaining.”
“Credible and entertaining.”