Trop&eacuteano's Gun: Aliette Nouvelle Mystery, An by John BrookeTrop&eacuteano's Gun: Aliette Nouvelle Mystery, An by John Brooke

Trop&eacuteano's Gun: Aliette Nouvelle Mystery, An

byJohn Brooke

Paperback | October 15, 2014

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It?s late January: cold, bleak, everyone waiting for a much-desired spring. On orders from HQ, Inspector Aliette Nouvelle is attending sessions with the police psychologist. The powers that be have ruled that Aliette?s failure to carry her gun is directly related to the messy conclusion of a major murder case she led the previous summer. She must learn to use deadly force. There is practice at the police shooting range. There is counseling with the psychologist. Both are deemed vital to perfecting her aim. The killing spree begins with savage knifings. When city-based Police Judiciare Inspector Pierre Tropéano becomes a victim, the knife is left. But his service arm is taken and subsequently used in more killings. The knife pulled from Tropéano?s gut changes everything. As she wanders the night streets, getting a feel for the gun in her pocket, Inspector Nouvelle finds clues to the whereabouts of Tropéano?s gun ?and a killer. But her unofficial investigation takes place off-duty and far from her allotted patch. One false step and she could lose her job. Or her life. Is she ready to use her gun?
John Brooke became fascinated by criminality and police work listening to the courtroom stories and observations of his father, a long-serving judge. Although he lives in Montreal, John makes frequent trips to France for both pleasure and research. He earns a living as a freelance writer and translator, has also worked as a film and vi...
Title:Trop&eacuteano's Gun: Aliette Nouvelle Mystery, AnFormat:PaperbackDimensions:256 pages, 8 × 5.25 × 0.76 inPublished:October 15, 2014Publisher:Signature EditionsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1927426545

ISBN - 13:9781927426548