By J. Carson Black
Laura Cardinal: Packs a SIG Sauer P226 9mm. Investigates homicides in small cities that experience restricted assets. Brings justice to homicide victims--and to their killers. Laura’s task description: legal Investigator with the Arizona division of Public protection. yet perhaps it may simply say “Troubleshooter.”
Used to be young children performed outdoor until eventually meal time, now social media’s the hot online game on the town. nowadays, they play on their smartphones. yet with extra freedom comes higher probability. cellular units are a conduit right into a child’s lifestyles, not only for neighbors yet when you intend damage. this is often the message of J. Carson Black’s Daphne du Maurier Award-nominated mystery, DARKNESS at the fringe of TOWN.
When Laura investigates the homicide of a fourteen-year-old lady present in a town’s park bandshell, she is aware instantly what she’s up opposed to: a crafty sexual predator. yet why is she suffering from the kidnapping of a schoolmate eighteen years previous?
In a runaway case that propels Laura from a lavish Tucson property to the secretive middle of a northern Florida city, she needs to confront the ghosts of her personal previous. Then one other baby is going missing—and Laura needs to race the clock to discover her.
“A incredible debut…Welcome to a powerful new voice in American Crime Fiction”
— T. Jefferson Parker, Edgar Award winner and writer of California Girl
“A advanced, multi-layered, nail-biting Superthriller”
— Michael Prescott, big apple occasions and Amazon bestselling writer of harmful video games