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Finding Justice

(Rescue Alaska Mystery #1)

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Rescue Alaska is a warm yet fast moving mystery series with a light paranormal twist.

Rescue Alaska is a small town in northern Alaska where visitors come to hike and ski. Harmony Carson is a lifelong resident who volunteers as a member of the local search and rescue team. Harmony has a unique gift which she often considers a curse. She is able to 'see' the individuals she
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Kindle Edition, 224 pages
Published November 3rd 2017 by Kathi Daley Books
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Linda
I enjoyed this debut cozy with a psychic twist. We all like heroes, and the protagonist has a special gift...she can communicate with people who are hurt or lost and help lead rescuers to them. She has a beautiful, special cat who helps ground her anxiety and fear when she has her visions. Likeable cast of characters. I’m looking forward to reading the next story.
Jeanne Adamek
Jan 24, 2018 rated it really liked it
Cozy mysteries use to be my favorite genre to read, and for the last year or so I was having problems figuring out why I haven't been able to get into them as much as before. Kathi Daley seems to be a very well liked author, and I have to admit reading the story I could see why people like her--The characters are interesting, different and in this story the setting was what I wanted to read about (learn something about).

It was also with this cozy that I had some problems, probably not what most
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Taryn
Nov 07, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: cozy-mystery
An emotional beginning to an exciting new series. You are introduced to Harmony who has always lived in Rescue, Alaska and hopes to one day open up a rescue center for animals in need in her area. Harmony has been blessed with a gift or in some cases a curse when it comes to finding those who are lost in the wilderness. The losses hurt but that doesn't detour her from helping those in need. When movie star Harley Medford comes to town looking for answers into how his best friend from high school ...more
Meg
Mar 25, 2018 rated it really liked it
Very good start to this new series. Loved the mc's large menagerie of rescue animals. Some really great secondary characters. However, the setting of Alaska in the winter...brrr. I was overly chilled just reading about their constant snow storms! Looking forward to a future book being set in the summer.
Patrizia
In questa nuova serie della Daley sono rimasta colpita dal fatto che l'elemento paranormale è molto più forte di quanto capiti in altre sue serie. La protagonista può, infatti, collegarsi telepaticamente con persone in stato di necessità. Mi ci è voluto un po' a farci l'abitudine... La storia non è male, anche con l'agente segreto che compare a un certo punto e con l'attore famoso che risulta essere molto alla mano (vecchi clichés entrambi, ma funzionano). Mi piace che la protagonista adori così ...more
Wulfwyn
Jan 01, 2018 rated it it was amazing
I enjoyed Kathi Daley’s Finding Justice. It is the first book in the Rescue Alaska Mystery series.

I live in Alaska and I thought the author did a good job depicting life here. I live in Southeast and Rescue is set farther north so a bit of a difference weather wise. The dangers of cold, snow and wildlife, though, are well known throughout the state. They are a part of everyday life no matter where you live. Pretty much, unless you live close to Anchorage or in Anchorage, your choices of enterta
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Suzanne
Nov 04, 2017 rated it really liked it
New Series That Will Pull You In

I couldn't stop reading because the story is so different from what Kathi Daley usually writes.
Harmony Carson works in her brother-in-law, Jake's bar. She is also trying to start an animal shelter and she is a rescuer in the town of Rescue, Alaska. What makes her a valuable member of the team is she can connect psychically with those who need rescuing.
When Tim, an old high school classmate dies due to an overdose, Harmony's first crush, Harley now a big movie sta
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RO G'ma
Nov 03, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Finding Justice is the debut novel in Kathi Daley’s Rescue Alaska Mystery series and it’s an awesome and delightful read. The writing style flows smoothly and Ms. Daley provides great background information about the characters and the town. The characters are well rounded and affable and the mystery well plotted. This series has a light paranormal aspect with the main character being able to make a psychic connection with people in need of rescue. As with all her books, Ms. Daley has provided r ...more
Mary Brown
Nov 05, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Finding Justice
Rescue Alaska Mystery, Book # 1
Kathi Daley
5 Stars


Synopsis:

Rescue Alaska is the eighth series by USA Today Bestselling Author Kathi Daley. It is a warm yet fast moving mystery series with a light paranormal twist.

Rescue Alaska is a small town in northern Alaska where visitors come to hike and ski. Harmony Carson is a lifelong resident who volunteers as a member of the local search and rescue team. Harmony has a unique gift which she often considers a curse. She is able to 'see' th
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Joanne
Set in Rescue, Alaska, Kathi Daley delivers an attention-grabbing story from start to finish. Finding Justice is an exciting, accurate, and well-written first book in a new series. Wow this book was action packed. On any given day in Alaska, someone will go missing. Whether it is an overdue hiker familiar with the terrain or a visitor to Alaska unprepared for the capricious weather, emergency response teams are on constant alert for search and rescues. Before those in need can be rescued they fi ...more
Kathleen
Nov 11, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: read-2017
“Finding Justice” earns 5/5 Psychic Visions of Entertainment!

Kathi Daley introduces us to her newest heroine Harmony Carson working tirelessly to live her dream by building an animal shelter in Rescue, Alaska, but the age-old Catch-22 has reared its head: need a grant approved to build the facility, but can’t get the grant unless she has the facility. It’s worse than disappointing, and while trying to come up with her next move with BFF Chloe Rivers, one she isn’t thrilled to consider, her call
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Sandy Bartles
Nov 03, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Rescue, Alaska, is a small town in Northern Alaska, known for its hiking and skiing. It is also known as having one of the best search and rescue teams. Harmony Carson is a volunteer who has the gift of being able to "see" the people she is meant to rescue, though not all of them live. She is also trying to start up an animal rescue and lives in a rustic cabin with lots of her rescued animals. This is an exciting book set in a very small town. The people all know each other and are willing to he ...more
Lynne Moody
Nov 14, 2017 rated it it was amazing
A wonderful new series set in Alaska. I love the storyline ! The main character is really intriguing . There is so many different characters that are quirky and fun in their unique own way. This will keep you on your toes who is really guilty . I could not stop reading it till I was finished. A must-read new series of Kathi Daley.
Rita Day
Nov 03, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Finding Justice

A new series by best selling author Kathi Daley, I feel is going to be a smash hit. Well written, intriguing, a page turner you can't put down. Harmony and her friends live in Rescue, Alaska, they have jobs, but also have a rescue team. Love an old friend comes to town with a request that Harmony decides to help with, because he is going to help the town by donating an animal shelter. Find out if they solve the mystery and who a surprise visitor is.
OpenBookSociety.com
Jan 25, 2018 rated it really liked it
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Finding Justice
Rescue Alaska Mystery, Book #1
By Kathi Daley
Author Website: kathidaley(.)com
Brought to you by OBS Reviewer Jeanie


Synopsis:

Rescue Alaska is a warm yet fast moving mystery series with a light paranormal twist.

Rescue Alaska is a small town in northern Alaska where visitors come to hike and ski. Harmony Carson is a lifelong resident who volunteers as a member of the local search and rescue team. Harmony has a unique gift which she often consider
...more
Lisa Millett
Nov 04, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Another masterful series starter by Kathi Daley

This is the first book in a new series by Kathi Daley, one of my favorite authors. In this series we are introduced to Harmony Carson, a young woman who is able to connect with people in danger by psychic channeling. She and a group of her friends, including her brother-in-law, Jake are part of a search and rescue team. Set in cold Rescue, Alaska there are many opportunities for this team to go into action. These connections for Harmony take a lot o
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Debbie
I am sorry that I didn't get around to reading this series sooner. A unique setting with the main character having a unique quality. Harmony who volunteers for the search and rescue team has the ability to sense when certain people are in trouble. I found this totally interesting and liked how Harmony didn't always see it as a gift, but she deals with it and has the support of the rest of the team.
When Tim Maverick comes back to town looking for answers of the death of a friend he enlists Harm
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Elizabeth
Nov 04, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Finding Justice ( Rescue Alaska Mystery #1 )
By: Kathi Daley
Finding Justice in book one in Kathi Daley’s new series Rescue Alaska Mystery, and it is a smashing hit. It is well written with a light paranormal twist ,and the characters are well developed and real like. Takes place in Rescue Alaska a small town in Northern Alaska. A town where visitors come to hike and ski. I love the main character, Harmony Carson. She is a lifelong resident and volunteers with the local Search and Rescue Team. She
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Karen
Nov 07, 2017 added it
Shelves: cozies, kathi-daley
Welcome to Rescue Alaska ---It's cold outside but the characters are warm and lovable. Meet Harmony Carson, A lifetime resident of Rescue. Harmony helps out with searches and rescues and possesses special abilities. In the first book, Harmony is asked by an old friend to help solve the murder of a close friend, wanting to help she agrees. What ensues is a mystery you won't soon forget. Like Ms.Daleys other mysteries Finding justice is a faced paced, can't put it down kinda book. I look forward t ...more
Teresa Kander
Nov 05, 2017 rated it really liked it
Shelves: cozy-mysteries
Another new series from one of my favorite cozy authors. This one has a touch of the paranormal to it, as the main character, Harmony, tends to have a psychic connection to the people who need to be rescued. As far as I am aware, this is a unique character and plot idea.

Harmony is also a huge animal lover and is working to set up a new facility in order to help shelter/adopt more animals. I love her passion for animals, as well as her compassion for people.

Along with helping animals and rescuin
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Marissa
Nov 03, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Kindle Copy for Review

In this new series by Kathi Daley, we meet Harmony Carson who is able to 'see' the individuals she is meant to help rescue and as well feel their fear and pain. She helps out at the local search and rescue team when she not working at Neverland a bar owned by her brother in law and giving shelter to stray animals.

An old friend returns and asks for her help to solve the strange death of a long time resident who once had a drug problem but end up dead due to a drug overdose.
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Jeanie Jackson
Nov 12, 2017 rated it really liked it
The best yet!

Finding Justice is an awesome, action packed mystery with Kathi Dailey's trademark standout characters. The first in her new series set the bar high; I can't wait for more books in the Rescue Alaska series.
Darla
Jan 16, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Having read other series by Kathi Daley I was eager to get into this new one that she brings to us. The Rescue Alaska series is set in a small town in northern Alaska. Harmony is a lifelong resident of Rescue and is trying to open an animal shelter for the homeless animals. Opening a shelter is very important to Harmony who does all she can by taking in animals and finding appropriate homes for them or adopting them herself. She's living with a menagerie of animals either in her home or in a bar ...more
Laura Reading
I had been looking forward to this new series from Author Kathi Daley.
An unusual setting for a series, a small Alaskan community, where people have to rely on each other to survive, and where the residents have to come up with their own entertainment much of the year. Add in some loveable animals and people who care about them and you have my interest.
Kathi also slides in some unusual psychic abilities. I am open to the possibilities.

It was also fun to have Shredder do a cameo appearance. If yo
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Jeanie
Jan 04, 2018 rated it really liked it
Shelves: obs, my-library
December in Rescue, Alaska might not be the place I would choose to live, but this first novel in Kathi Daley's new series certainly makes me want to visit! Finding Justice introduces likable characters who are as close as family and the beautiful, yet wild and occasionally deadly, and a plot that sets the stage for future mysteries.

Harmony has the unique talent of being able to "connect" with people who are lost, injured, in need of help. While she can help her fellow members of a search and re
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Vivian
Nov 18, 2017 rated it really liked it
An interesting new series from Kathi Daley that I have been anticipating. A little more intense than her usual, suspenseful from the start and heartbreaking as well. The book mainly deals with the murder of a local man with tidbits of other rescues that Harmony is involved in due to her gift. The story is just as well-written as all of her others and filled with that wonderful sense of friends and community that she portrays so well in her books. With her vividly descriptive writing style, you f ...more
Robin Leslie Coxon
Nov 05, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Finding Justice is the first book in the new series, Rescue Alaska Mystery. I loved this book and found the detail to information concerning Alaska to be very well researched. Her main character, Chloe Carson for the last two years has been seeking funding in order to build an animal shelter in her hometown, Rescue Alaska, was well developed. Chloe is able to feel a person’s need for help and can read their thoughts if they will allow her. She is part of the search and rescue team in Rescue, alo ...more
Kathi Detamore
Nov 05, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: kathi-daley
Finding Justice is the first book in a new series by Kathi Daley. This is Kathi's eight series and she has started it off with a fast paced and personal first book. The main character Harmony Carson lives in Rescue Alaska. She is part of the town's rescue group. She contributes much help because she has some paranormal skills. She is trying to open a animal rescue facility in her town. She reunites with a former high school friend who is a wealthy actor. He ask her to investigate the death of hi ...more
Dharia Scarab
Dec 03, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: kindle
Since I don't normally write reviews unless I have something specific to say, here's the break down of how I rate my books...

1 star... This book was bad, so bad I may have given up and skipped to the end. I will avoid this author like the plague in the future.

2 stars... This book was not very good, and I won't be reading any more from the author.

3 stars... This book was ok, but I won't go out of my way to read more, But if I find another book by the author for under a dollar I'd pick it up.

4 sta
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Jane Firebaugh
Nov 09, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Wow! I love this first book in Kathi Daley's new series! Terrific characters that I can't wait to get to know more deeply by reading more of this series. Taking place in a small town in Alaska, aptly named Rescue, since there are frequently lots of people in need of being rescued due to skiing or hiking in very dangerous weather. Aside from rescuing people, the main character, Harmony Carson is trying desperately to get an animal rescue off the ground, as the town doesn't have any place for stra ...more
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Kathi lives with her husband, kids, grandkids, and dogs in beautiful Lake Tahoe. When she isn't writing, Kathi likes to read (preferably at the beach or by the fire), cook (preferably something with chocolate or cheese,) and garden (planting and planning not weeding). She also enjoys spending time on the water when she's not hiking, biking, or snowshoeing, the miles of desolate trails surrounding ...more

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