Deadlock has ratings and reviews. James said: Book Review VI’s back and this time it’s personal. Although it appears like her cousin, Bo. V. I. Warshawski, private investigator, Chicago, USA. People imagine private detectives to be tired-looking men in raincoats, but Vic is female. The fire ship — The long goodbye. Series Title: Oxford bookworms library., Stage 5., Crime & mystery. Responsibility: Sara Paretsky ; retold by.
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Vick spends a chunk of the book trying to understand the shipping manifests for the company Boom-Boom was working for. Jan 16, Sara rated it it was ok. It is also kind of funny to read books set in an era I can remember. Feb 27, Donna rated it really liked it Shelves: I like the protagonist, V. The story deadlkck great and really confusing. Warshawski 1 – 10 of 22 books.
Dispatched from the UK in 3 business days When will my order arrive? VI mysteries are hard deadloock put down. Apr 10, Leonard rated it really liked it.
Perhaps Paige will be in later books and get her just reward! It’s a compelling, fast-paced story and I also learned a thing or two about shipping grain on the Great Lakes. I also enjoyed the plot line.
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The book was written about ! I I was so amused by the main character’s despondency regarding the general population plugging into personal electronics Word count 22, Read at a comfortable level with word count and CEFR level on every cover Illustrations, photos, and diagrams support comprehension Activities build language skills and check understanding Glossaries teach difficult vocabulary Free editable tests for every book Selected Bookworms are available for your tablet or computer through the Oxford Learner’s Bookshelf.
No Max or Parrtsky Contreras though. View all 3 comments. When her cousin Boom Boom dies in an accident, Vic is naturally upset. The protagonist of all but two of Paretsky’s novels is V.
View all 4 comments. Paretsyk her cousin Boom Boom dies in an accident, Vic is naturally But who did it and why? I was rooting for her to hook up with the British insurance agent. And that’s exactly the path VI sets off on once she’s convinced of foul play. Jan 26, Lisbeth Zabihi rated it liked it Shelves: It’s even better the second time through.
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He seemed like a jerk, even though he wasn’t a murderer. Written thirty years ago,it seemed stale. Dec 15, aPriL does feral sometimes rated it really liked it Shelves: Married to a professor of physics at the University of Chicago, she has lived in Chicago since Paige is a beautiful dancer that was having a secret romance with Boom-Boom.
She’s tough, beautiful, carries a gun – and goes on asking questions until she gets answers. It seemed to take forever to get to the end for me. He persistence gets her in some serious hot water and several attempts on her life before all is said and done. I will have to go bac Fast summer read. Then finally he found out that the one who killed his cousin was a owner of many boats. Dec 11, Dee rated it liked it.
I was a little surprised at the body count for this book, but that just keeps me on my toes. Jul 02, Jim Remsen added it. The Winter issue of Clues: I enjoyed this book because I was made to feel for the individuals involved in this plot to make a shipping company more solvent.
It is wonderful to read a book set in your home town. When her cousin Boom Boom dies in an accident, Vic is naturally upset.
Jul oxfofd, Sara rated it it was ok. In the new installment Boom Boom supposedly helps a friend try out for the Cubs in We get two Once again am shocked by how much I really enjoyed book 2 in the V.
Which explained some of my confusion. Her two books that are non-Warshawski novels are: Nice to see that Lotty was there from the beginning. Why invest in extensive reading?