Our Great Summer Reads for August continue with a thrilling novel by Finley Martin. Set in Charlottetown, PEI this is a 'can't-put-it-down' addition to your 'must read' list. Family drama, intrigue, the fight for what's right...it's all in there. Check it out for yourself and get wrapped up in "The Reluctant Detective".
A young widow, orphan and mother, Wilhelmina Anne Brown is just beginning to find some stability in her new home in Prince Edward Island when she is forced to deal with the death of her beloved uncle, Bill Darby. Darby, a Charlottetown private investigator, leaves Anne and her fourteen-year-old daughter a small savings account and his business, where Anne has worked as office manager for six years. What follows is Anne's struggle to protect her family, find justice for her clients, and forge a new life for herself in this page-turning thriller.
About the Author...
A former teacher and PR consultant, Finley Martin is a prolific writer. His poetry and short stories have appeared in Inscape, The Oyster in the Ooze, Voices Down East, and in the CBC Radio production, We Are the Wind and More. He has given poetry readings in Ontario, PEI, and New Brunswick, and for CBC Radio. He has also produced radio documentaries for CBC, and his writing has appeared in numerous newspapers and magazines. He is the author of two previous books, "A View From the Bridge" and "New Atlantic Writing".
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