Contents under pressure: Britt Montero Series, Book 1

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An explosive new novel set in murderous Miami, by a Pulitzer Prize-winning Miami Herald reporter. Buchanan brings her years of experience and her unflinching eye to bear on the story of a Cuban-American crime reporter who puts her life on the line to expose a police coverup in the wake of a black football star's suspicious death. Copyright © Libri GmbH. All rights reserved.
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The green-eyed daughter of a Cuban patriot killed by Castro's firing squad; she has a tender spot for the city's underdogs, but is smart and tough enough to pursue a story no matter where it takes her. When cops on the midnight shift chase a black motorist, the fleeing man, a professional football hero, winds up dead. Britt's investigation reveals the tragic truth. As the city she loves explodes into a major riot, Britt is caught up in life-threatening events that bring about a shocking climax.

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