A Rock in a Landslide

A Rock in a Landslide

4.11 - 1251 ratings - Source

A terrible secret is hidden somewhere in the brush-covered hills of Johnson Ranch, one of the largest remaining undeveloped parcels of land in Los Angeles. Angst-ridden County Supervisor Scott Donovan-struggling with an early mid-life crisis and a prolonged estrangement from the woman he loves suddenly falls into a dangerous political controversy, inexorably leading him to uncover the mysteries of the ranch. Coveted by developers for its profit potential, by environmentalists for its sloping hills rich in wildlife, and by political leaders for its capacity to accommodate economic expansion-Johnson Ranch becomes a critical battleground in the ongoing war between powerful business advocates and staunch anti-growth activists seeking to shape the future of the Los Angeles megalopolis. The story begins when Earl Johnson, patriarch of the eponymous ranch, passes away, setting off a frenzied fight over his estate. Ambitious developers swoop in and local leaders jockey for political advantage. An adulterous city planner, the planner's cuckolded husband, and Supervisor Scott Donovan are soon intertwined by frayed threads of secrets and lies, culminating in a deadly landslide of greed, lust, politics and murder.Roger didna#39;t expect to repair the marriage this way, but he sensed Patricia needed some support in extricating herself from ... the garage door open and to spot Lanea#39;s only car, a very new, yellow Porsche Boxster, backing out of the driveway.

Title:A Rock in a Landslide
Author: Rance Gregory
Publisher:iUniverse - 2005-04

You must register with us as either a Registered User before you can Download this Book. You'll be greeted by a simple sign-up page.

Once you have finished the sign-up process, you will be redirected to your download Book page.

How it works:
  • 1. Register a free 1 month Trial Account.
  • 2. Download as many books as you like (Personal use)
  • 3. Cancel the membership at any time if not satisfied.

Click button below to register and download Ebook
Privacy Policy | Contact | DMCA