Staying Power

Kate Power Mysteries (Volume 2)

Judith Cutler

Minotaur Books

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Detective Sergeant Kate Power of Birmingham CID has had bad luck with romance, so when a polite stranger flirts with her on an airline trip home from Florence, she's more than a little suspicious. She gives the man her business card and forgets all about him. Two days later he's found hanging from a canal bridge-with Kate's card in his pocket the only means of identification.

The easy conclusion for the investigating officers is suicide, but Kate isn't convinced. As her subsequent investigations prove, the cause of Alan Grafton's death-and it's consequences-are more serious than she and her colleagues could have imagined. Still regarded as a newcomer in the Birmingham police force, still battling against prejudice and intimidation among the ranks, still fighting to prove that she's got what it takes, Kate is determined to stick to her guns until she finally uncovers the shocking truth.

Judith Cutler's keen insight into the contemporary police force and her winning sleuth Kate Power are a recipe for excellent crime fiction, and Staying Power is the second compelling novel in a gritty modern cop series that's been praised by critics and fans alike.

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Chapter One‘Look what the cat brought in! Buenos noches, DS Power. God Almighty – keep your distance, woman. I don’t want the whole bleeding squad infected. It’s bad enough with young Fatima, here, giving us all the willies not eating. DC Khalid doesn’t let anything past her lips on account of it’s Lent or whatever these people have. And then you come in here looking like a death’s head on speed.’
‘Morning, Gaffer,’ Kate said equably. ‘Always nice to have a warm welcome home.’ There was nothing new about DI Cope’s

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Judith Cutler

Judith Cutler was born and raised in the city she writes about, Birmingham. She is a past secretary of the British Crime Writers' Association and taught for many years at Birmingham University. She lives in Kent, England.

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Staying Power
Judith Cutler

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St. Martin's Press
Minotaur Books
April 2007
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ISBN: 9781429972642
ISBN10: 1429972645
304 pages
$1.99
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