A taint in the blood: Kate Shugak Series, Book 14

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Hired by Charlotte Mauravieff, who wants to clear her mother's name of the arson fire that killed one of her brothers, private investigator Kate Shugak finds the case complicated by someone who wants the truth to stay hidden.
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Thirty-one years ago in Anchorage, Alaska, Victoria Pilz Bannister Muravieff was convicted of murdering her seventeen-year-old son William. The jury returned a quick verdict of guilty, believing the prosecutor's claims that she had set fire to her own home with both her sons inside; William died and the other, Oliver, narrowly escaped. Victoria was sentenced to life in prison without parole, and though she pled not guilty at the trial, she never again denied her guilt.

Now her daughter, Charlotte Muravieff, has hired Kate Shugak to clear her mother's name. Her daughter has always believed in her innocence, and now that Victoria has been diagnosed with terminal cancer, Charlotte wants her free. Kate is the only p.i. Charlotte can find who's willing to take such a long-shot case. Kate, on the other hand, is only willing because she's suddenly a single parent to a teenager, a teenager she hopes will decide to go to college. Besides, it can't be bad to do a favor for the Bannister family, one of the wealthiest and most prominent families in Alaska's short history.

As Kate begins an investigation, Victoria protests, refusing to cooperate. But soon it seems she isn't the only one who wants to leave the past in the past. In this spell-binding novel, A Taint in the Blood, Kate's confrontation with thirty years of secrets and regret-and murder-in one of Alaska's most powerful families shows award-winning crime writer Dana Stabenow at the top of her game.

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subject_facet Alaska -- Fiction, Arson investigation -- Fiction, Detective and mystery stories, American, Large type books, Mothers and daughters -- Fiction, Murder victims' families -- Fiction, Shugak, Kate (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Women prisoners -- Fiction, Women private investigators -- Alaska -- Fiction
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title_full A Taint in the Blood Kate Shugak Series, Book 14, A taint in the blood / Dana Stabenow, A taint in the blood [text (large print)] / Dana Stabenow
title_short A taint in the blood
title_sub Kate Shugak Series, Book 14
topic_facet Arson investigation, Detective and mystery stories, American, Fiction, Large type books, Mothers and daughters, Murder victims' families, Mystery, Shugak, Kate (Fictitious character), Women prisoners, Women private investigators