Elaine Viets – Fire and Ashes(2017)
Narrated by way of: Tanya Eby
In the unique, gated enclave of Olympia Forest Estates, loss of life investigator Angela Richman watches a mansion move up in a fiery blaze. With it, seventy-year-old financier Luther Delor, a drunken, bed-hopping rhinestone cowboy. Embroiled in a sour divorce, Delor could have scandalized Chouteau Forest, however his homicide has united it in opposition to the accused: Delor’s twenty-year-old female friend, Kendra Salvato, an "outsider." With an engagement ring larger than Chouteau County, she’s being railroaded instantly to loss of life row as a gold-digging killer.
All there may be in opposition to Kendra is vicious gossip and anti-Mexican rage, and each are spreading like wildfire. Meanwhile, Angela is making an attempt to douse the flames with forensic paintings that is hanging the Forest on edge. After all, details may just implicate considered one of their very own. Now, sifting in the course of the ashes of a vicious crime – and the responsible secrets and techniques of the privileged – most effective Angela can get to the reality, and save you an blameless girl from getting burned.