Pegasus Quincy is a rookie cop on temporary assignment in Mingus, Arizona. She has Navajo-Italian, computer-hacking assistant called Ben Yazzie and a safe-cracking grandfather, HT Tewksbury. In the second book of the series, she acquires a partner, Shepherd Malone, who is the bane of her existence.
The first novel is called Death in Copper Town and concerns the death of one Druce Kevern. Kevern was a con man who finally ran up against the wrong mark. As Peg gets closer to finding his killer, she herself is put in danger. This title is currently available through Amazon in both Kindle and paperback formats. Click on the book image to go to the Amazon site.
Book 2 in the series, Blood in Tavasci Marsh, introduces the Nettle clan. The patriarch Cal is found floating in the marsh, and the family is not telling. Peg gets way too fond of this family that harbors a murderer. This title is available on Amazon in both Kindle and paperback versions.