If you love clean, fast-paced mystery books that keep you guessing to the end, this book is for you!
The captivating action begins with an executioner trying to kill Dan.
Will Dan’s relationship with a local jazz singer prove to be more deadly than just a broken heart?
Lea looks forward to working with her new partner at the Conley Austin Detective Agency.
But will she be caught in the crossfire of the cold-blooded assassin trying to kill him?
Their first big case together involves a client accused of killing a migrant worker. During their investigation, they discover the produce farm is illegally shipping cocaine in crates of avocadoes. Things heat up when the client's girlfriend is threatened.
Can you figure out who's behind all the devious treachery - and who is trying to murder Dan? Join Lea and the former Texas Rangers lawman as they work together to unravel these latest evils.
What readers say about CRIME OF RETRIBUTION:
"A great read that will keep you turning pages to the surprising conclusion."
"The characters are well-depicted, strong, and intelligent. Murder and drug smuggling in a story packed with danger, action, and intrigue."
"Great addition to the series. Leaves you wanting more Austin and Archer mysteries."
"The squabbling and tension between Dan and Lea as they struggle to figure out how to work together and trust each other is entertaining. The twists in the story are fantastic! Just when I think I have it figured out, another turn destroys my theory."
"Couldn't put it down. The seriousness of the crimes and the social commentary all grabbed my attention and held it!"
"High-octane, addictive story chock-full of mystery and suspense. Will keep you glued to the pages through the final sentence."
While this book is part of a series, it can be enjoyed as a stand-alone book.