By Duane Swierczynski
It's risky adequate whilst a regular university woman turns exclusive informant. much more risky while she's smarter than the killer, kingpins, and police officers who keep an eye on her.
Honors scholar Sarie Holland is busted via the neighborhood police whereas doing a prefer for her boyfriend. Unwilling to betray him yet desirous to stay away from destroying her destiny, Sarie has no selection yet to turn into a "CI"--a private informant.
Philly narcotics cop Ben Wildey is hungry for a career-making bust. The detective thinks he's stumbled on the foremost in Sarie: her boyfriend rankings from a mid-level broker with alleged ties to the foremost drug gangs.
Sarie seems to be the appropriate CI: a brief research with an incredibly willing figuring out of the legal brain. yet Wildey, determined for effects, pushes too not easy and inadvertently sends the nineteen-year-old right into a demise catch, leaving Sarie hunted by means of crooked law enforcement officials and killers alike with not anything to save lots of her--except what she's realized in the course of her harrowing weeks as an informant.
Which is undesirable information for the police and the underworld. simply because in terms of payback, CI #1373 seems to be a really fast study...
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