By Robert Spiller
Bonnie Pinkwater returns during this moment e-book within the sequence that follows a math instructor with a knack for fixing mysteries in her small Colorado town. When the wrestling trainer is located murdered, Bonnie enlists assistance from a pupil to determine what particularly happened. Suspects quickly develop into sufferers, notwithstanding, as extra individuals are killed and no more is understood concerning the culprit. Just while she thinks issues cannot get any worse, Bonnie's loved puppy is abducted, elevating the stakes even larger. A thrilling adventure with twists round each corner, this mystery uses math and its background to solve the secrets and techniques of the crime and optimistically convey one other killer to justice.
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Matthew’s face widened into a broad grin. ” Matthew nodded his head as though, right that moment, he was agreeing to the job all over again. Could anyone possibly be this ingenuous? She hated herself for doubting the boy, but her curiosity wouldn’t allow her to stop. In for a penny. ” He sat a little straighter. “Uh huh. ” She tried to make the question seem like idle conversation. Matthew squirmed uncomfortably. ” She nodded, wanting to reach through the glass and stop the boy from fidgeting.
He laid the pen across the pad, then gave her an up-from-under glance. A thought flashed through her head of a boy, Byron Hickman not fifteen years old, a shock of brick-red hair. Hands folded atop his desk, he had assumed a look of angelic innocence, but for some reason was working his eyebrows furiously, his forehead wrinkling with the effort. Then, without warning, his hair turned to a fountain of red, a topknot spiking his crown. The rascal had stretched a rubber band beneath his hair and worked the damn thing free, gathering his hair into a manic vertical ponytail.
The man was a bag of crap in tan corduroys and penny loafers. Which, of course, constituted another random thought she’d be better off keeping to herself. ” Matthew nodded, his moon face sincere and thus less vacant than it normally was. ” Matthew’s forehead creased. “I told that man I didn’t hate Mister Devereaux at all. ” Luther purchased your loyalty for the price of a Big Mac. She kept her face neutral. ” Matthew chewed on his lower lip, then his face brightened. ” Bonnie had seen that look before.