Vietnam veteran Detective Dean Wallace washed out of his NYPD job. He returned home to work for his father, the chief of police in his home town. When the body of a young man turns up in the woods along with a copy of THE COMMUNIST MANIFESTO and thousands in cash, Wallace not only investigates the crime but also confronts his and his family's past.
The year is 2102. The city is Chicago.
Detective Terence Brotsky investigates the bizarre death of a secretive AI scientist.
Private Detective Judah Strong, recently returned from a tuberculosis sanitarium, agrees to take the case of Eric Suzuki. As New York City ramps up for war in early 1941, will a Japanese-American be railroaded for a crime he did not commit? Or is he guilty?
Patrick is a mystery author, poet, and technical writer. His poetry has appeared in many journals and websites.