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This book was flat out fantastic I was riveted Tracy Crosswhite is a great character and I ve liked her in all three books in the
Series I Like How She I like how she Dan both understand the nature of their work vs ersonal lives I think
DAN WILL FIGURE IN FUTURE BOOKSONEwill figure in future booksOne the things that makes this book so good is the in depth forensics and investigation of a very cold case The facts were well laid out both in 1976 and current day The case involved a young woman whose death was ruled a suicide in 1976 but the rookie deputy doubted that Forty years later his daughter is now sheriff She finds his case file in his desk at home after his death and asks for an independent investigation by Tracy While Tracy uses ersonal time for the cold case her artner and the rest of the team are investigating a current case in Seattle which was also interestingRobert Dugoni indicates there are Tracy Crosswhite books coming I can hardly wait IN THE CLEARING by Robert Dugoni is Book 3 in the Tracy Crosswhite detective series Having already read book 1 My Sister s Grave and book 2 Her Final Breath and really enjoying them when I was approved on NetGalley for the 3rd book in the series In The Clearing I was very leasedIn this third book of the Tracy Crosswhite series Tracy is called in to Seattle to investigate a domestic incident the shooting and murder of a man by his estranged wife But was it really a situation of self defense Tracy with her team a man by his estranged wife But was it really a situation of self defense Tracy with her team search for the truthThe novel also deals with a cold case file from 40 years ago with the death of Kimi Kanasket a Native American girl while reparing for college supposedly committed suicide But her family and Deputy Sheriff Buzz Almond did not believe the findings Buzz s daughter Sheriff Jenny Almond asks for Tracy s assistance in reviewing this cold case and Boyfriends from Hell provide her opinion In this book the reader is again exposed to informative details on forensicrocedures and how today s advanced technology can be used to help solve cold cases These dual investigations small town secrets lies and the truth kept me entertained But I have to say this wasn t my favorite book in the series I felt it lacked suspense or maybe because I Battered Not Broken personally enjoy reading a whodunit murder mystery Loved seeing Tracy again but missed Dan her boyfriend as only. Detective Tracy Crosswhite has a skill and a soft spot for tackling unsolved crimes Having lost her own sister to murder at a young age Tracy has dedicated her career to bringing justice and closure to the families and friends of victims of crimeSo when Jenny a formerolice.
Free read In the ClearingA brief appearance in this novel I hope he comes back in future novels I would like to thank Netgalley and Thomas and Mercer for a copy of this book in exchange for my honest review For 40 years Kimi Kanakset s death was labelled suicide But when her father dies Jenny discovers amongst his ossessions the original file on the case A file classed in the system as having been destroyedJenny asks her friend and olice academy classmate Tracy Crosswhite for help as what she has read has erturbed her After reading as what she has read has Steampunk Erotica perturbed her After reading file Tracy agrees and sets about uncovering a long buried truthThis is my first Robert Dugoni I found thelot interesting but not gripping in an omg I just can t Poker Slave put this down way The writing style is good easy to read but the story lacked any real suspense there was no nail biting breath takingage turning spurts There was nothing obvious in the solution I didn t crack it in fact my mind was moving in a very different direction I like Robert Dugoni s writing I don t love it 35 stars from me upgraded to 4 as I am going right on to read the next in the series The Trapped GirlThank you to NetGalley and Thomas Mercer for roviding a digital ARC for review All opinions expressed in this review are entirely my own Fresh off a very difficult case Seattle homicide detective Tracy Crosswhite finds herself entangled in two new cases one contemporary and the other a forty year old cold case In the first instance a man "IS FOUND SHOT TO DEATH IN THE HOME HE " found shot to death in the home he shared with his wife from whom he is now separated The wife and their teenage son are resent in the home when officers first arrive They claim that the husbandfather was abusive that he attacked his wife and that she shot him in self defense But what appears at first to be a fairly straightforward case soon turns out to be a lot complicatedAt virtually the same time Jenny Almond who had been a classmate of Tracy s in the olice academy asks Tracy to take over the investigation of a cold case in rural Klickitat County Forty years earlier a Native American high school student went missing while walking home from work one night She was later found dead floating in a river The official verdict was suicide the explanation being that the victim Kimi Kanasket was distraught because her boyfriend had just. Academy classmate and rotégé asks Tracy to help solve a cold case that involves the suspicious suicide of a Native American high school girl forty years earlier Tracy agrees Following up on evidence Jenny’s detective father collected when he was the investigating deputy. .
Broken up with herJenny Almond is now the sheriff of Klickitat County following in the footsteps of her father Buzz Almond As a newbie sheriff s deputy Buzz Almond had investigated the case of Kanasket s death but was never satisfied With The Official Verdict Given His Position the official verdict Given his osition the time he couldn t challenge the conclusions
of his superiors but the case bothered him enough that he kepthis superiors but the case bothered him enough that he kept file for all those years and his daughter found it after Buzz died She d like Tracy to review the file and see if anything can be doneOnce the book is underway Dugoni allows the other members of Crosswhite s unit to To Him Who Sits on the Throne pursue the contemporary case and the bulk of the novel is devoted to Tracy s investigation of the cold case It turns out to be a fascinating case and Dugoni very convincingly demonstrates how Tracy with a lot of help is able to apply new investigative techniues and technologies to a case that originally seems cut and dried and devoid of any new insightsLike the first two books in the series it s a very entertaining read that should appeal especially to any fan ofolice rocedurals I m anxious to get to the next book in the series In The Clearing by Robert Dugoni is the third book in the Tracy Crosswhite crime seriesIn this instalment the Seattle detective is involved in two cases One is a seemingly straight forward domestic homicide the other is a case forty years old concerning the supposed suicide of a native American girl Tracy s involvement in this latter case is a favour for a close friend Her friend s recently deceased father was a rookie deputy sheriff at the time of the young girl s death and his suspicion that the death wasn t a suicide became a life long obsession Tracy casts her eye over the old files and becomes involvedRobert Dugoni writes clearly he doesn t over complicate lots and his characters are a believable mix of the good the bad and the flawed Tracy Crosswhite herself is an unshowy likeable character who calmly works to get results whilst managing just about to maintain her relationship with lawyer boyfriend DanThis is a slow burn Youth, Beautiful Youth plot with a satisfying conclusion a nicely writteniece of escapism full of familiar faces and roblems that reliably get solved This was the right book at the right time for me a good 35 stars rounded up. Tracy robes one small town’s memory and finds dark well concealed secrets hidden within the community’s fabric Can Tracy uphold the Fault Lines promise she’s made to the dead girl’s family and deliver the truth of what happened to their daughter Or will she become the next victi.