By Nevada Barr
Under the frigid waters of Lake stronger lies a sunken 1927 wreck-the ultimate resting position of its 5 sufferers. but if divers floor with a story of seeing a 6th physique, Anna Pigeon needs to holiday the good Lake's grip on its icy secrets...
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Then more sharply: What? Lucas took an audible breath. In the short eternity while he was collecting his thoughts, forming his sentences, Anna could see the strain rip through the muscles of Jo Castles face, turning each to stone as it passed. Its god-awful, Jo, Anna said. Dennys been killed. And Anna started to cry. Jo Castle left the test tube shed been labeling on the counter, its contents slowly seeping out, and walked straight into Annas arms as if she had always found solace there. Sandra Fox and Trixy came over at ten-thirty after Trixys evening program.
Anna asked the Chief Ranger. Nobody. Couldnt raise the Third Sister by radio. And we didnt have any luck by phone. The only number we have for the Bradshaws is the number at the Voyageur Marina in Grand Portage. I left a message with the old guy that runs the place but they never called me. They dont know Dennys deadshouldnt know, anyway. Anna understood the implication. Denny Castles body was found in a place only a handful of people had the courage or the skill to go. The Bradshaws would top the list of murder suspects.
Bobo took the camera back and pushed fast forward, his attention fixed on a digital readout window. Body number two. He thrust the camera into Annas hands once again. A drift of amorphous remains clad in what looked to be overalls floated on the tape. Number three, Bobo said after repeating the fast-forwarding process. Another dead Pillsbury doughboy in dark clothes. Anna smiled. The fingers of the left hand had been folded down, all but the middle finger. Shed heard divers sometimes flipped a macabre and ghostly bird to the next guy down.
A Superior Death by Nevada Barr