When a mining company discovers a rich deposit of minerals, the local politicos are very happy. But residents of a nearby village have their concerns... and when two mining officials turn up dead, it's up to local P.I., Kate Shugak, to investigate.
In Alaska, somebody disappears every day but lately too many people have disappeared. And Kate Shugak, local investigator, is about to discover it's got something to do with the recent discovery of the world's second-largest gold.
The fascinating portrait of the ultimate Renaissance woman: Caterina Sforza, the Tigress of Forli.
This book is more than a novel. It's a testament to one of the most harrowing problems of our time. It's the story of one man's crusade to bring justice to the victims of child abuse. And it's a journey through the dark corridors of the oldest, richest, most powerful religious institution on earth: the Roman Catholic Church.