PEARL 1. A Tear for an Android
by Stephen Dobson
Detective Ramirez is screwed. His kid's tuition needs to be paid. A gang war is about to start. Now he has to train a new partner in the midst of all of this.
Sam is an android, the first one ever to attend a police academy. She is fresh and eager to learn what it takes to become a homicide investigator with the Los Angeles Police Department.