The tips of her fingers caught the block, but without enough purchase to arrest her fall. Her dad's favorite saying – gravity never sleeps – flashed through her head as she plunged downward.
-- Never Look Down by Warren Easley, from Poisoned Pen Press. This exciting series features lawyer sleuth, Cal Claxton, a former Los Angeles prosecutor now living and practicing in Oregon wine country.
In Never Look Down, Cal steps in to protect a young foster kid after she witnesses a murder. The twist? She saw the crime from 40 feet up, when she had climbed the outside of a building to graffiti tag it.
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