Read Cut You Down (Wakeland, #2) Online Free - Tabitha Sorenson is missing. The bright but unstable student disappeared in the aftermath of a scandal involving millions of dollars in college funds. Professor Dana Essex doesn't think the missing money and the missing student are connected, but she hires Vancouver PI David Wakeland to find Tabitha, with whom she is in obsessed.
When Wakeland discovers Tabitha has in fact stolen the money and is hiding out with her lover and reports back to his client, Essex is crushed to learn that Tabitha is in love with someone else. The next morning, Tabitha has been murdered and Essex has disappeared.
Meanwhile, Wakeland has his own problems. His former girlfriend, police officer Sonia Drego, believes her partner is corrupt. With her job--and possibly her life--on the line, Wakeland may be her best hope of uncovering the conspiracy in the department before it brings her down.
Hounded by Tabitha's friends, the police, the press, and his own troubled conscience, Wakeland tries desperately to find Essex and make sense of what happened. Could it all have been a ruse from the start, and is Wakeland just another in a long line of suckers?
While searching for Essex and investigating Sonia's partner, Wakeland encounters criminals, anarchists, and crooked authority figures--all of them desperate people who will stop at nothing to guard their secrets.
|Title||:||Cut You Down (Wakeland, #2)|
|Number of Pages||:||288 pages|
January 26, 2018
CUT YOU DOWN by Sam Wiebe is the sequel to the acclaimed Vancouver crime novel INVISIBLE DEAD.
I was fortunate to win a copy of INVISIBLE DEAD (Wakeland #1) in 2016 and CUT YOU DOWN (Wakeland #2) in Jan 2018 by Sam Wiebe, a dark gritty detective tale set in Vancouver, Canada, through the Goodread...
January 30, 2018
That was pretty fantastic.
I mean, hardboiled mysteries aren't a paragon of originality, they're more of a game you play with the author: you have to figure out who did it and why before he explains you. CUT YOU DOWN nevertheless shines through its fantastic execution. It's all in the details, but...
December 12, 2017
Wakeland #2 didn't disappoint!!!
I had watched They Live on cable this past week...and then I read this:
"Nothing on the walls save for a signed poster of Roddy Piper, sunglasses on, ready to kick ass and chew bubblegum."
February 19, 2018
Sam Weibe's knight errant Dave Wakeland is at it again. Fighting unseen battles that he can't explain. Every mystery he pursues leads him to more questions about the man he is. Powerful P.I. fiction that will enrich any reader
January 08, 2018
I really enjoyed this book, it was not as good as the first. But i was really intrigued and needed to know what would happen
February 04, 2018
Dave Wakeland is a former cop and now a private detective in Vancouver, BC. He is in partnership with Jeff Chen, who is totally the opposite of him. They are based in Jeff's more professional space but Dave hasn't let go of his rundown office space in a building that is going to be demolished for...
February 19, 2018
Super! I liked this story very much even though it has a couple of things that I don't particularly like in a crime novel but in this case I didn't think they really caused any detriment to enjoying this read and I'll talk about them later. I think this book is every bit as good a read as book 1...
February 12, 2018
Wakeland is back. He is called in my Professor Dana Essex when a student, Tabitha Sorenson disappears in the middle of a scandal with millions in a college find disappear. Essex is obsessed with Tabitha and calls in Wakeland to investigate. Wakeland finds that she did take the money and is hiding...
March 16, 2018
I won this from Goodreads giveaways.
It is book two that follows Vancouver PI Dave Wakeland and his-sometimes-unorthodox ways of investigating a case.
This time around he is hired to investigate a missing women who had been involved in a large scale case of fraud at a local university. But looks...
March 11, 2018
Surrey Polytech professor Dana Essex hires Vancouver PI Dave Wakeland to locate a former student, Tabitha Sorenson, who has been missing for months. Wakeland learns that Tabitha has embezzled and money laundered college funds and is associating with some shady, violent people. Meanwhile, Wakeland...