Green Ice, by I. C. Enger
Brooke Breckenridge, Special Agent Jack Strickland and Native American Shadow Wolf, Ed Red Wind, plunge into their most complex mystery. Brooke is busy at the Makkapitew Planning Office when she learns that development can be deadly. Suspects includes a wife-abusing drunk, Mideastern land developers, hate crimes aimed at the Catholic Church, and Russian mafia trafficking Ukrainian girls cross the Mexican border.
As bodies pile up and sick animals swamp the Makkapitew Veterinary Clinic, the puzzle comes together. Join Brooke, Jack and Ed as they once again rub elbows with danger. And a word of advice, stay out of the mountains.