AUTHOR TALK & BOOKSIGNING:
PAUL McHUGH on THE BLIND POOL
"A tight, taut thriller by a terrific storyteller.
The political headlines of today make it timely as hell."
Dan Rather, TV news anchor emeritus, present star of N&G (News & Guts) online
A Russian crime ring scores entry to the USA by forging an alliance with a criminal gang that uses a West Texas private prison as their base. Felons are secretly released from that prison and sent out across the nation to work as hard-case enforcers.
"Deadlines" launches into action when a land-use activist, Beverly Bancroft, is slain on a stretch of California shore.
The killers, who disguise her death as an accident, work for Cornu Point, an equestrian resort seeking to boost profit from public land along the coast.