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Engaged in Danger: A Jamie Quinn Mystery (Jamie Quinn Mysteries Book 4)

Engaged in Danger: A Jamie Quinn Mystery (Jamie Quinn Mysteries Book 4) - Barbara Venkataraman Northern Hairy-Nosed Wombat
This guy is called Northern Hairy-Nosed Wombat and not surprisingly he lives in the only country of the world where the following picture is practically everyday occurrence:

Jamie Quinn is the main heroine of the book. In the beginning her boyfriend went on a business trip to the other end of the world helping preserve this endangered species. Jamie was trying to bury herself in the routine work which leads her to investigation of an old plane crash with the said plane belonging to a mysterious and seemingly untraceable company.

She also decided to help a woman trying to get a divorce. Now Jamie is a divorce lawyer so it seems she is in the familiar territory, but there is one big catch. The husband the woman was trying to divorce is himself a lawyer - a high-class celebrity lawyer of the type that gives good lawyers a bad name. The guy does not want to divorce, he is ready to fight tooth and nails, and he has all the means to do it.

This is the fourth book of the series and what I am about to say holds true for all four of them, I just have not mentioned this before. The author either has a very good editor whose opinion she listens and follows, or she herself has a very good self-discipline in restricting the verbosity of her books. No matter the reason, the result shows as a tight plot with no pointless rumbling whatsoever. This in turn means fast read.

I just mentioned fast read. In addition to that the mystery was fairly good and the characters were fun. Oh year, as an icing on the cake League of Legends made cameo appearance:
League of Legends

On the negative side the ending did feel a little rushed and some of the computer-related info had some unrealistic parts. In this case the good outweighs the bad and the final rating is 4 stars albeit on the lower side of the rating.