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Tai Randolph thinks inheriting a Confederate-themed gun shop is her biggest headache—until she finds a murdered corpse in her brother’s driveway. Even worse, her supposedly respectable brother begins behaving in decidedly non-innocent ways, like fleeing to the Bahamas and leaving her with both a homicide in her lap and the pointed suspicions of the Atlanta Police Department directed her way. Suddenly, she has to worry about clearing her own name, not just that of her wayward sibling.

Complicating her search for answers is Trey Seaver, field agent for Phoenix, an exclusive corporate security firm hired to investigate the crime. Seaver is fearless, focused, and utterly impervious to bribes, threats, and clever deceptions. Still in recovery from the car accident that left him cognitively and emotionally damaged, Seaver has constructed a world of certainty and routine. He has powerful people to answer to, and the last thing he wants is an unpredictable stranger “detecting” on Phoenix turf.

Tai’s inquiry leads her from the cold-eyed glamour of Atlanta’s adult-entertainment scene to the gilded treachery of Tuxedo Road. Potential suspects abound, including violent stalkers, vengeful sisters, and a paparazzo with a taste for meth. But it takes another murder—and threats to her own life—to make Tai realize that to solve this crime she has to trust the most dangerous man she’s ever met.

A Poisoned Pen Press Mystery

©2011 Tina Whittle (P)2011 Blackstone Audio, Inc.

Critic reviews

“Set in Atlanta, Whittle’s tight, suspenseful debut introduces…wisecracking characters that aren’t trite and a twisting plot that isn’t tired.” ( Publishers Weekly)
“Tai’s next adventure can’t come soon enough. She’s adorable, Trey is worthy of her, and Whittle’s first foray into crime fiction is noteworthy.” ( Kirkus Reviews)

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  • 03-02-16

Delightful and Vivid Description!

Fun mystery with a strong character's Southern voice filled with humor. I listened at 1.25 the normal speed for any northerners out there! Quirky female protagonist and a mentally damaged macho male lead head up a large and varied cast.

But it was the author's grace at description that teased my senses that was the high point.

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  • jenny
  • 24-05-18

This Series is soooo Good!

The Character building, the Plot, the Everything is fantastic. I Love how Renee Raudman brings everything to live and this was a great story!

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  • Deborah Miller
  • 12-06-15

Great mystery book

I loved this book and plan to read more or her books. Very well written.