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As Judge Deborah Knott presides over a case involving a barroom brawl, it becomes clear that deep resentments over race, class, and illegal immigration are simmering just below the surface in the countryside. An early spring sun has begun to shine like a blessing on the fertile fields of North Carolina , but along with the seeds sprouting in the thawing soil, violence is growing as well. Mutilated body parts have appeared along the back roads of Colleton County , and the search for the victim's identity and for that of his killer will lead Deborah and her new husband, Sheriff's Deputy Dwight Bryant, into the desperate realm of undocumented farm workers exploited for cheap labor.

In the meantime, Deborah and Dwight continue to adjust to married life and to having Dwight's eight-year-old son, Cal, live with them full time. When another body is found, these newlyweds will discover dark truths that threaten to permanently alter the serenity of their rural surroundings and their new life together.

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Publisher: Grand Central Publishing

Kindle Book

  • ISBN: 9780446591065
  • Release date: August 22, 2007

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  • ISBN: 9780446591065
  • Release date: August 22, 2007

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  • ISBN: 9780446591065
  • File size: 937 KB
  • Release date: August 22, 2007

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  • ISBN: 9780446591065
  • File size: 708 KB
  • Release date: August 22, 2007


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As Judge Deborah Knott presides over a case involving a barroom brawl, it becomes clear that deep resentments over race, class, and illegal immigration are simmering just below the surface in the countryside. An early spring sun has begun to shine like a blessing on the fertile fields of North Carolina , but along with the seeds sprouting in the thawing soil, violence is growing as well. Mutilated body parts have appeared along the back roads of Colleton County , and the search for the victim's identity and for that of his killer will lead Deborah and her new husband, Sheriff's Deputy Dwight Bryant, into the desperate realm of undocumented farm workers exploited for cheap labor.

In the meantime, Deborah and Dwight continue to adjust to married life and to having Dwight's eight-year-old son, Cal, live with them full time. When another body is found, these newlyweds will discover dark truths that threaten to permanently alter the serenity of their rural surroundings and their new life together.

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    Publisher:
    Grand Central Publishing

    Kindle Book
    ISBN: 9780446591065
    Release date: August 22, 2007

    OverDrive Read
    ISBN: 9780446591065
    Release date: August 22, 2007

    EPUB eBook
    ISBN: 9780446591065
    File size: 937 KB
    Release date: August 22, 2007

    PDF eBook
    ISBN: 9780446591065
    File size: 708 KB
    Release date: August 22, 2007

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