Skeleton Canyon (Joanna Brady, #5) (Joanna Brady #5)
Top ten New York Times bestselling author J.A. Jance brings us another mesmerizing thriller featuring Arizona Sheriff Joanna Brady as she searches for the brutal killer of a young girl.
Brianna "Bree" O'Brien never returned from Skeleton Canyon. Someone brutally murdered the pretty, popular teenager who had stolen away under cover of darkness to rendezvous with her boyfrie...more
Which is better in the hot summer of Southern Arizona, a Crown ...more
Joanna Brady is searching for the killer of ...more
On the home front, both Joanna and Jenny are dealing with Andy’s death a lot better. It’s at least 9 months since his death. Jenny is especially doing well si ...more
HANDS ON her hips, youthful breasts outthrust beneath the bulk of her red-and-gray sweater, seventeen-year-old Roxanne Brianna O’Brien, captain of the Bisbee High School pep squad, tossed her long blond hair and led her six-member team in a strutting parade around the end of the football field. On a clear crisp late -November night, this was the end of halftime festivities and the beginning of the third quarter in a hard-fought football game between two teams whose long-term rivalry stre ...more
Jance, J.A. - 5th Joanna Brady
The sheriff of Cochise County, Arizona, widow Joanna Brady becomes caught up in a deadly family tragedy initiated by a pair of star-crossed lovers, while trying to prove herself in the male-dominated world of law enforcement and struggling to cope with echoes of Tombstone's infamous Clanton gang.
Although I prefer her Beaumont series, I did like the characters in this. However, the plot could have been stronger.
Joanna Brady is called to investigate the disappearance of 18 year old Bree O'Brien. With no evidence of kidnapping, Brady refuse ...more
I have enjoyed many of J. A. Janice books. This is the first e-book. I gave it 4 stars because I found the typography broke my train of thought. Also, they hyphenated words were used improperly.
I love the setting. of Bisbee as over the years I've visited During many of it's incarnations. We thought of moving there but. at that time it had no hospital and even fewer homes to buy. I was there in 2010 and visited the many little boutique shops. These stories are artfully woven and the th ...more
With this series we’re sometimes told right up front who the bad guy is, name and all. Other times we’re given some insight into the murderer, but don’t know who they are until much later. With this story we’re kept in the dark about the who and why until quite far into the book when looking into the murd ...more
Meanwhile, a young girl back in Cochise County tells her parents that she's going to spend the weekend with a girlfriend in New Me ...more
This is the fifth book in the Joanna Brady series. I have not read any of the others but this one was very good and can be read alone.
* J.P. Beaumont
* Joann ...more