The body of a woman from respectable, conservative Glendale is found stashed under a ramshackle house in the middle of the inner city. Detective Luis Mendoza marks the rising heat by the crime and violence raging through the sun-baked streets of Los Angeles - and it's going to be a hot one . . . A thug is shot to death. A mysterious string of robberies continues unabated . . . all without a clue. But the family-man cop knows that where there's heat there's fire - and a cold trail to nowhere promises to turn into a red-hot path leading straight to the damned. 'A Luis Mendoza mystery means superlative suspense' Los Angeles TimesDell Shannon ... Itwas on the cards that the Chesneys, like most people, had regularly patronized the same gas station; shea#39;d have intended to leave the tire there, closer to home, for repair. He thought of the terrain there, through Pasadenaanbsp;...
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