Middle of Nowhere Book Summary and Study Guide

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The Seattle Police Department is suffering the consequences of a sick out, and when one of the officers who is not participating in the sick out gets her neck broken in an attempted robbery, Lou Boldt smells a rat! Great action and suspense.
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The review of this Book prepared by Jose Notario

There are break-ins and attacks. Detective Lou Boldt must get to the bottom of it in the middle of a sick-out in this latest Lou Boldt/Daphne Matthews book.
The review of this Book prepared by Mark Hines

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Plot & Themes

Tone of story    -   very upbeat How difficult to spot villain?    -   Moderately Challenging Time/era of story:    -   1980's-1999 Spying/Terrorism Thriller    -   Yes Cloak & Dagger Plotlets:    -   stopping a saboteur/spy What % of story relates directly to the mystery, not the subplot?    -   80% Kid or adult book?    -   Adult or Young Adult Book Crime Thriller    -   Yes Who's the terrorist enemy here?    -   evil subgroup in own govt Murder Mystery (killer unknown)    -   Yes

Main Character

Gender    -   Male Profession/status:    -   police/lawman Age:    -   40's-50's


United States    -   Yes The US:    -   West Water?    -   Yes City?    -   Yes

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   moderately detailed references to deaths Explicit sex in book?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   vague references    -   descript of kissing Unusual forms of death    -   frying (electrocuted)    -   crushed Unusual form of death?    -   Yes Amount of dialog    -   roughly even amounts of descript and dialog

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