Fast Falls the Night
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Read by Shannon McManus.
The first drug overdose comes just after midnight, when a young woman dies on the dirty floor of a gas station bathroom. To the people of the small town of Acker's Gap, West Virginia, it is just another tragedy. It is sad--but these days, depressingly familiar. But then there is another overdose. And another. And another. Prosecutor Bell Elkins soon realizes that her Appalachian hometown is facing its starkest challenge yet: a day of constant heroin overdoses from a batch tainted with a lethal tranquilizer. While the clock ticks and the bodies fall, Bell and her colleagues desperately track the source of the deadly drug--and engage in fierce debates over the wisdom of expending precious resources to save the lives of self-destructive addicts. Based on a real-life event, Pulitzer Prize-winner Julia Keller's latest Bell Elkins novel "Fast Falls the Night" takes place in a single 24-hour period, unfurling against the backdrop of a shattering personal revelation that will change Bell's life forever.
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Grand Haven, MI : Brilliance Audio, 
Year Published: 2017
Description: 8 audio discs (569 min.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Format: Book on CD
Public prosecutors -- Fiction.
Drugs -- Overdose -- Fiction.
Heroin -- Fiction.
West Virginia -- Fiction.
Detective and mystery fiction.