By Abigail Padgett
Assigned to the case of a tender boy came across deserted close to a neighborhood Indian reservation, baby abuse investigator Bo Bradley realizes that there are humans rationale on killing the boy below her charge.
(Book One within the Bo Bradley Mysteries sequence)
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We expect you to have more answers for us about my father. ” He was small, maybe mid-twenties, and dressed in jeans and a leather jacket. Evangeline moved closer and leaned in. She wanted to hear the officer’s response so that she could report the conversation accurately. She knew the Captain would love hearing about this hospital-lobby event. The officer placed his hands on the items bulging from his belt, a holster and a radio clip. ” He raised his chin but kept his emotions under control. ” he asked.
His mood shifted. He made a kind of growl. ” the nurse asked. Evangeline braced for the reply. She knew how the Captain hated being spoken to like a child. “I slept like a man who just had his leg cut off and is confined to a bed that’s wrapped in plastic. ” He looked up at his attendant. “I can only speak for myself in reply to your question that apparently was addressed to all of us gathered in this room. I don’t know how we slept, only how I slept. ” The nurse appeared stunned by her patient’s comment and turned to Evangeline.
Eve stared at her for a minute and then turned back to face the front. She decided not to comment further about the habit or the movie star’s answer. She cleared her throat. ” Daniel gripped the steering wheel. ” When he realized what he had said and the irony of it, he shook his head. ” “Don’t be sorry. We both know that even a plastic foot isn’t going to slow him down,” she responded. There was a pause. “I’m taking care of Trooper,” Daniel said. ” Eve nodded. “Thanks,” she said. “I know that means a lot to him.
Child of Silence by Abigail Padgett