rund gelesen, Knicke im Rücken, Ecken bestupst
For the first time, Sara Paretsky takes her legendary hero - Victoria Iphigenia by birth, V.I. by profession, and Vic to her friends - on her very first case out of Chicago, when the hunt for a vanished film student and a faded Hollywood star leads her to Kansas. Accompanied by her dog, V.I. tracks the pair through a university town, across fields dotted with Cold War-era missile silos... and into a past riven by long-simmering racial tensions. She hopes her search will yield the key to the mysteries of the present, but every answer V.I. finds unveils another puzzeling question - and leads to more dead bodies. And in her most far-reaching and disturbing case to date, not even the seasoned V.I. is safe.