Enigma/Blood and Dirt
Enigma Who's blackmailing the high-profile televangelist whose son was famously cured of his homosexuality fifteen years ago? Now in 2009, that ought to be ancient history. It seems there's no secret to protect, no crime, not even a clear demand for money-just four threatening letters using old... show more
Enigma Who's blackmailing the high-profile televangelist whose son was famously cured of his homosexuality fifteen years ago? Now in 2009, that ought to be ancient history. It seems there's no secret to protect, no crime, not even a clear demand for money-just four threatening letters using old Enigma songs from the 90′s. But they've got Reverend Howard Richardson spooked. Proudly fifty and unhappily single, gay PI Russ Morgan has made peace with being a psychic empath, and he's managed to build a decent life since getting sober. As he uncovers obscene secrets shrouded in seeming righteousness he might have to make peace with a sword of justice that cuts the innocent as deeply as the guilty. Blood and Dirt Family squabbles can be murder. Psychic PI Russ Morgan investigates a vandalized marijuana grow in Mesa County Colorado, landing in the middle of a ferocious family feud that's escalating in a hurry. Five siblings fight over the family ranch as it staggers on the brink of bankruptcy, marijuana its only salvation. Not everyone agrees, but only one of them is willing to kill to make a point. Russ also has a personal puzzle to solve as he questions his deepening relationship with Colin Stewart, a man half his age. His rational mind says being with Colin is the fast track to heartbreak, but it feels grounding, sane, and good. Now, that's really dangerous...
Publish date: 2015-08-19
Publisher: Wilde City Press, LLC
Pages no: 258
Edition language: English
Reviewer:Vivian Genre:M/M Contemporary Review: Murder on the Ranch. Aptly named story in this rural Coloradan tale of family infighting, a failing ranch, and fatal consequences. Russ Morgan gets hired to investigate an issue of vandalism on the Ellis ranch, but that's just the beginning. Perso...
I always enjoy a 'closed-murder' books -- meaning that the victims and suspects all stay in one place. Probably influenced by my reading a lot of Agatha Christie back when I was younger. Murder in an estate/house full of guests, on a train, or even on airplane. The limited space helps quickly elimin...
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