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
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
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
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.
* J.P. Beaumont