2018 American Fiction Awards Finalist – Thriller/Humor
2018 PenCraft Awards Winner for Literary Excellence
Homicide has come as soon as extra to the seaside city of Crab Cove, testing the mettle of “virtually good-looking” Detective Simon Grave and his “practically invisible” companion, Sergeant Barry Blunt, who examine a locked-room thriller with a big twist: the prime suspects are within the locked room, not the sufferer, a logic-defying scenario that challenges the staff at each flip.
As if homicide weren’t sufficient, they need to additionally examine the simultaneous disappearance of The MacGuffin Trophy from that very same locked room, the studio of artist Whitney Waters, well-known for her stylized work of crimson herrings.
Who’s/are the killer(s)? How did he/she/they get out of the locked room with the trophy, kill the sufferer, and return unnoticed by others within the room? These and different questions, together with the bounds of logic and the which means of life, are posed and maybe even answered on this quirky, near-future thriller. Sure, there are robots.
“A really hilarious thriller within the custom of Janet Evanovich, Thomas Davidson and Wealthy Leder.” -Finest Thrillers