Matthew Worth is a mess. Somewhere between a good cop and a bad screwup, he botched a marriage and a career. His fellow officers think heas a joke. His commanders are tired of cutting him breaks. Even his wife has left him for a flashy homicide detective. Busted to night patrol at a robbery-prone Omaha supermarket, Worth is doing time, wearing his uniform and asking shoppers if they want paper or plastic. If that isnat enough, he suspects he might be falling for Gwen, the shy checkout girl who may be an even bigger mess than he is. It couldnat get any worse. Until it does. When Gwen comes to him one night scared and desperate for help, Worth discovers just how far heas willing to go to protect and serve. The next thing he knows, heas driving a stolen car with a corpse in the trunk, a pistol in the glove box, and no way to turn back. Everything he doesnat know could get them killed. And things havenat even begun to get messy yet.... From the Paperback edition.Everything he doesnat know could get them killed. And things havenat even begun to get messy yet.... From the Paperback edition.
|Publisher||:||Dell - 2006-10-31|