By Chris Rogers
Houston bounty hunter Dixie Flannigan is a legend within the jails and courtrooms for her mix of brains, crafty, and macho kind. yet she's approximately to profit that there are limits to even her durability. Parker Dann, accused of killing a baby in a drunk-driving twist of fate is a bail jumper. Dixie tracks him to North Dakota and has him cuffed and in her automobile whilst a snow fall hits. it is going to take every little thing Dixie has in her to get them again to Texas in a single piece.
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Dixie lifted down four plates, inspected them for dust, then set them around the oak table. The room rarely was used anymore, but until the final stages of Kathleen’s illness, every Sunday had found it filled with noisy good humor and the mouthwatering aroma of peaches and cinnamon. Kathleen had made the best peach cobbler in Texas, attested to by a State Fair blue ribbon that hung framed on the dining-room wall, under another of Kathleen’s needlepoint maxims—When You Make Your Mark in the World, Watch Out For the Guys With Erasers.
He grinned, standing hunched over from the weight of his backpack. Dixie could see the bulge of his laptop computer stuffed inside, and a favorite game, Gorn & Tribbles, threatening to tumble out. ” he asked. ” When Ryan’s grin faded in disappointment, she punched him playfully. ” Aiming him toward the dining room, she copped a swift kiss. ” Then Dixie turned to help her sister carry a pair of enormous shopping bags. Amy looked all cushiony and warm, in a rose-pink nubby sweater and wool pants.
The patrolman looked up sharply. ” Coming unexpectedly upon a raging lunatic was every officer’s nightmare. ” This story was getting complicated. Dixie didn’t like fibbing, but she’d promised Belle to keep Dann’s whereabouts quiet, if he’d indeed fled the state. An overexuberant patrolman might throw Dann in jail. The paperwork would certainly find its way back to the DA’s office. The DA would leak the information to the press. The jury, despite the judge’s reminder not to read or listen to news about the case, would discover Dann had tried to escape justice, and the fact would undoubtedly sway the verdict.
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