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 first novel in Pulitzer Prize-winning Edna Buchanan's riveting Britt Montero series.

Meet Britt Montero, a crime reporter for a major Miami newspaper. She practically sleeps with a police scanner by her bedside. She's dedicated and brave enough to pursue a story no matter where it takes her.

When a high-speed police chase leads to the death of a black football hero, Britt discovers that what seems like a cut-and-dry case is actually an intricate web of racially charged violence. As the city she loves explodes into a major riot, Britt is caught-up in life-threatening events that bring the case to its shocking twist. 

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