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"The most engaging new detective in a long time ... Janey Mack's debut novel is a stand-out." - Hy Conrad, author of Toured to DeathThe police academy gave her the boot - and she knows how to use it.All her life, Maisie McGrane dreamed of following in her father and older brothers' footsteps and joining the force. But when she's expelled from the police academy, she's reduced to taking a job as a meter maid. Now, instead of chasing down perps, she's booting people's cars and taking abuse from every lowlife who can't scrape together enough change to feed the meter. McGranes weren't put on this earth to quit, however. When Maisie stumbles across the body of a City Hall staffer with two bullets in his chest, her badge-wielding brothers try to warn her off the case.

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Janey Mack

Janey Mack grew up always wanting to be a cop but her dad wouldn't let her, so she did the next best thing. She created Maisie McGrane, who gets to do everything she can't.

A former Midwesterner, Janey lives with her husband and children in Arizona within driving distance of her brothers.

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