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Book Title: Never Kill a Friend|
The author of the book: Martin Hill Ortiz
Date of issue: 2015
ISBN 13: 9780977378708
Format files: PDF
The size of the: 24.95 MB
Edition: Ransom Notes Press
Read full description of the books Never Kill a Friend:A gripping tale of one woman's right against a system that is destroying an innocent man.
Detective Shelley Krieg has lived her entire life in the Lincoln Heights neighborhood of Washington, DC. At six-foot-four, she's the giantess of DC Metro a tough cop who's paid her dues on her long path to becoming a detective in the city she loves. She can get a confession out of anyone. And she always plays by the rules.
But when Rafael Hooks is arrested for killing his brother, all the rules change. Shelley finds herself not only fighting the system but also questioning her relationships with her co-workers, her closest friends, and even her partner, Kent Bellotti.
It seems like an open-and-shut case: Raffi confesses to murdering his drug-dealing brother. But nothing is as it seems. Each time Shelley finds evidence to exonerate Raffi, new evidence arises to confirm his guilt. Fingerprints tying Raffi to multiple murders in both DC and neighboring Maryland suddenly appear out of thin air. And on his first night in lock-up, Raffi is nearly killed.
With no allies left at DC Metro, Shelley turns to her estranged friend Yasmira Tamer for help. Together Shelley and Mira uncover a web of deceit and corruption that links a Russian assassin, a high-paid DC call girl, and an urban Robin Hood who renovates his crack houses before donating them to the poor.
Never Kill a Friend is a taut, suspenseful novel of conflicting loyalties, friends found and lost, and power in the wrong hands. It is a finely wrought tale of one woman's quest to stay true to herself and to
Read information about the authorMartin Hill Ortiz has also published under the name of Martin Hill. He lives in Puerto Rico where the mother's maiden name becomes a second surname.
He grew up in New Mexico and California. After receiving a BS in Biology and BA in Psychology, he worked three years as a social worker in inner city Washington, DC. He went on to get a PhD at George Washington University and teaches at Ponce University of Health Sciences.
He has authored two published books and one novella. His latest work, A Predator's Game, is set to come out March 30, 2016.
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