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St. Martin's Griffin
St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 9781466802803208 Pages
Paul Turner is not your typical middle-aged cop. A widower, he lives with his two teenaged sons, and he is gay. He is also trusted by the brass to handle sensitive cases, so when a Chicago alderman is found murdered, Turner is assigned to the case. The dead alderman was not only a professor at the University of Chicago, but also a leading liberal gadfly with the media's ear. As Turner investigates, he discovers that jealous professors and old-guard politicians have guilty secrets to protect, not the least of which are the real reasons why some people in Chicago hated the alderman--information that they will stop at nothing to keep secret.
In Political Poison, Mark Richard Zubro has penned another thrilling mystery for Paul Turner.
I'm going to slide on over to our witness on Fullerton and then head home," Buck Fenwick announced.
In the Chicago Police Department the detectives never "drove" anywhere. Usually they "slide," sometimes...