By Suzann Ledbetter
"The basic fact is, i used to be born clever...." So says lively younger Denver urban detective Joby (Josephine Beckworth) Sawyer -- and he or she isn't really bragging. With a whip-sharp brain, self-taught services in biology, herbology, chemistry, criminal activity, and criminal motion, Joby can pretty well get her guy. yet there is one nonetheless placing at the line: her dedicated policeman beau, Jack O'Shaughnessy. In Joby's line of labor, homicide and mayhem come ahead of matrimony. And with new situations to crack, her marriage ceremony dress can wait.
For now Joby has to get the products on a no-good abusive husband so a filthy rich spouse can get out together with her fortune and her gains intact. Then, a high-class jewel thief is going from larceny to homicide as a lady is located strangled together with her pearl necklace. opposed to Jack's needs, Joby takes a crack on the case with assistance from her mentor, received Li. decided to end up she's pretty much as good an investigator as any guy, Joby needs to use either her brains and her attractiveness to capture a thief -- prior to he kills again.
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