When respected exaCanadian Forces commander Bern Fortin cuts short his military career to take a job as the coroner for a small mountain town in the heart of BC, heas hoping to leave the past behind. Bernas looking forward to a quiet life, but the memories of what he witnessed during his stints in Afghanistan and other war-torn countries haunt him still. When the body of one of the workers is found floating in the huge bottle-washing tank at the local brewery, Bern is called in for a routine investigation. What first appears to be a tragic accident takes a menacing turn when the body of the workeras girlfriend is discovered in a nearby field. Bern needs the help of brewery safety investigator Evie Chapelle, who, burdened by tragedies she might have prevented, is more determined than ever to keep her workers, and their tight-knit community, safe. Soon, Bern and Evie find themselves risking their jobsaand their livesato uncover a killer hiding in a place where it is awfully hard to keep a secret. Deryn Collieras debut novel is a taut mystery full of suspense. Confined Space was shortlisted for the Arthur Ellis Award for best unpublished first crime novel by the Crime Writers of Canada.She kept pulling her shirt down, but you know how the young ones dress these days. Lift an arm up and ... Ia#39;m not convinced. Could be anything, right? Hives, chicken pox, allergic reaction. Who knows? Shandiea#39;sa good kid. Shea#39;ssnagged heranbsp;...
|Publisher||:||Simon and Schuster - 2012-06-05|