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The second August Snow mystery is a timely thriller that deals with the difficult times for illegal immigrants in America, The story set in the Mexicantown neighborhood in Detroit. August Snow is an ex-cop who has sued the city and collected millions, which has used to help rehab Mexicantown homes and assist his neighbors. The area is being targeted by ICE and local cops, rousting illegal immigrants and spreading fear and anger. The trouble escalates when two teenage girls, who are illegals are found murdered.
Snow and his friends Tomas and Elena help him to tie the harrassment and the murders to each other. They find that a group of rogue ICE agents and neo-nazis are engaged in human trafficking and murder. This a well written and thrilling mystery by Stephen Mack Jones, I look forward to more August Snow books.

 
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