Fire Sale [Playaway] : A V.I. Warshawski Novel

Fire Sale [Playaway] : A V.I. Warshawski Novel

by (read by Sandra Burr )

Series: V. I. Warshawski Series - #12

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Summary: V.I. Warshawski may have left her old South Chicago neighborhood, but she learns that she cannot escape it. When V.I. takes over coaching duties of the girls' basketball team at her former high school, she faces an ill-equipped, ragtag group of gangbangers, fundamentalists, and teenage moms, who inevitably draw the detective into their family woes. Through young Josie Dorrado, V.I. meets the girl's mother, who voices her worries about sabotage in the little flag manufacturing plant where she works. The biggest employer on the South Side, discount-store behemoth By-Smart, pays even less, and Ms. Dorrado doesn't know how she'll support her four children if the flag plant shuts down. The elder Dorrado's fears are realized when the plant explodes; V.I. is injured and the owner is killed. As V.I. begins to investigate, she finds herself confronting the Bysen family, who own the By-Smart company. Founder William "Buffalo Bill" Bysen, now in his eighties, has four sons who quarrel with each...  more »
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Unabridged.

Series :

V.I. Warshawski novel ; bk. 12

Publication, Distribution, etc. :

[Solon, Ohio] : Playaway Digital Audio : [Manufactured and distributed by] Findaway World, LLC, [released 2009], ©2009.

ISBN :

144181079X

Physical Description :

1 sound media player (approximately 15 hr.) : digital ; 3 3/8 x 2 1/8 in.

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  • Requires earbuds and 1 AAA battery for use.
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