Breach of Duty

Breach of Duty

A J. P. Beaumont Novel

By J. A. Jance

HarperTorch, Mass Market Paperbound, 9780062088161, 372pp.

Publication Date: June 2012


The end of the old woman's long life came suddenly. She died in her home, torched to death by a fiend with an unknown motive. While Seattle is undergoing unwelcome upscale change, it is strictly on the surface, as the Grim Reaper still lives in the shadows of the city. And it falls to Homicide Detective J.P. Beaumont and his new partner, Sue Danielson, to get to the bottom of his latest handiwork. But the trail will lead to places and events that will leave two police officers and their cases shatteredand nothing will ever be the same again.

Praise For Breach of Duty

“Jance has brought us yet another winner!”
-Dallas Morning News

“One of the country’s most popular mystery writers.”
-The Oregonian (Portland)

“A dillusioned, cynical hero in the classic hard-boiled tradition.”

Praise for J.A. Jance:“Jance delivers a devilish page-turner.”

“J.A. Jance does not disappoint her fans.”
-Washington Times

“Suspenseful, action-packed.”
-Dallas Morning News

“Taut . . . entertaining.”
-Entertainment Weekly

“Credible and entertaining.”
-Orlando Sentinel