By T. J. Brearton
“A nice detective secret: lifelike, well-written, and with such dramatic rigidity that i used to be up all evening racing to arrive the conclusion.” Chris Child
"Over a hundred ninety five-star reviews!"
“Detective Brendan Healy solves a posh case, dealing with his personal demons, in an excellent police procedural with a depressing conspiracy within the background.” Sarah Victor
“Complex, fantastically drawn characters, twists and turns, nice surroundings, a true web page turner.” Beth Boyd
A awesome secret that you just won't be ready to placed down
A younger lady, Rebecca Heilshorn, lies stabbed to demise in her mattress in a distant, upstate ny farmhouse. Rookie detective Brendan Healy is named in to enquire. All hell breaks free whilst her brother bursts onto the scene. Rebecca seems to have many secrets and techniques and connections to a sordid community blending strength, wealth, and sex.
Detective Brendan Healy, attempting to positioned his demons at the back of him, pursues a deadly research that might possibility either his existence and his sanity.
Habit is a compelling secret with a purpose to entice all fanatics of crime fiction. T.J. Brearton amps up the stress at each step, until eventually the stunning and gripping conclusion.
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My fake smile faltered. Occasionally clients showed up on my doorstep, hoping if I met them face to face, heard their tale of woe straight from the horse’s mouth, it’d compel me to take their case—for free—out of the goodness of my heart. Hadn’t worked so far and it immediately put me on the defensive. ” She frowned. “I’m not here for that. I’m here because—” The boy shrieked as his car performed a loop-de36 loop over the toe of my boot. Made me think of Langston Everett and I shuddered. I shoved the image aside and leaned down to pick up the purple mini-hotrod.
Jericho ran into the kitchen. ” I crouched down. ” He nodded warily. “Okay. ” He giggled and squeezed his eyes shut, only peeking once. I popped two marshmallows in his mouth. He chewed. Swallowed. Grinned. His sticky hands 50 slapped my cheeks. ” Jericho turned and ran. Abita chased after him, tossing out, “Thank you for the hot chocolate. ” My ﬁngers gripped the counter. I needed something solid to hold onto because my whole world had just been tossed upside down. 51 I don’t know why I was crying.
It’s okay,” I said, thinking of Martinez’s obsession with my hair. ” I oﬀered my hand, using the ruse that worked with my seven-year old neighbor, Kiyah. “I have mini-marshmallows. ” Jericho’s head popped out like a prairie dog’s. ” He ignored my hand and tugged Abita toward the steps by her skirt. “Mama. ” I breathed a slow sigh of relief. Once they were inside, I wouldn’t let them leave until I had some damn answers. Kevin was slumped in the recliner, drinking my 39 beer. He gave me a strange look, but ever the gentleman, he left his comfy spot and rose to his feet.