BACKWOODS JUSTICE

CAPTIVITY
Backwoods Justice Trilogy #1


A sheriff tracks a psychopath targeting members of a retired mariner's family.


Synopsis:
The gruesome discovery of a woman's corpse in the small, tourist resort of Point Jove, Missouri draws Sheriff Josh Wolfe, a widower who enjoys tinkering with his award winning hot rod, into the most perilous case of his career. Hounded by the townsfolk and media, Wolfe exhausts every conventional method for solving the crime. The investigation comes to a standstill. Then, four more residents disappear.


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BETRAYAL
Book #2


A reporter furthers his budding career as a crime scene photographer by filming new construction being set ablaze by his older brother, who has a dark secret of his own.


Synopsis:
Determined to protect the natural beauty of Eagle Rock Lake from homebuilders, while also protecting his lucrative meth lab and pot farm, Stan Barstow sets fire to newly built lakeview homes to scare away prospective buyers. To gain fortune and fame, he films the wanton destruction with the intention of making a docudrama to sell to Hollywood.

Kyle Barstow very much wants to relocate to Chicago, and become a part of a forensics task force as a crime scene photographer. He offers to make a recording of the burning buildings in order to hone his skills in film and digital photography. To finance the expensive move to Illinois, he becomes involved in Stan's drug business, without his knowledge or consent.

When one of the brothers is shot and killed, the other moves quickly to think up a new get-rich-quick scheme, unaware that someone knows his secrets.


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PAYBACK
Book #3


A deadly game of geocaching leads authorities on a wild goose chase that ends with a murdered kidnapper and a missing victim.


Synopsis:
After his brother is murdered, Kyle Barstow comes up with a new get-rich-quick scheme so he can leave Missouri forever. He starts by convincing Shelby Adair to help him extort one million dollars from her wealthy parents. The plan is simple. Make believe she’s been buried alive. Send the first set of GPS coordinates and a ransom note to the Point Jove Sheriff’s Department. Instead of risking capture from collecting the money, they would break into the Adair’s safe that Shelby assured Kyle contained more than a million dollars. While the authorities are busy stumbling around in the dark searching for a kidnapped victim that does not exist, he and Shelby would quietly disappear.

Their plan begins to unravel when a severe thunderstorm rips through Rhone County causing major damage and confusion. A capped PVC pipe containing the final clue is swept away in rising floodwaters.


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A BACKWOODS JUSTICE MYSTERY SET

CAPTIVITY, BETRAYAL, PAYBACK

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A JOSH WOLFE MYSTERY SET

KILLING SUMMER, CAPTIVITY, BETRAYAL, PAYBACK

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THE ROMANTIC ROGUE
A Novelette

To earn the love and affection of the woman of his dreams a man hones his skills in highway robbery.

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