She bears a scar that mars her breast.
And her soul.
Adalet sees only one way to overcome the ruins of her life. Entangled in a deadly game of lies, she stakes every last shred of herself on winning.
If you love a story full of twists and suspense, take a ride with Adalet.
This story appears in the short story collection, What Leads A Man To Murder. Here's what readers are saying:
"…had me gripped right from the beginning. At one point, I think I was literally sitting on the edge of my chair."
~ Dawn Van Beck, author of Pardon The Turkey
"Tiny details in this are stunningly brilliant…these illuminate the characters and situation with few words. Wonderful writing."
~ Catherine Ryan, author of The Hiding Kind
"I am reminded a bit of Gone Girl where bits and pieces of information are dangled. One can only keep reading to find out the answers…"
~ Sheilah Ward, reader and fan
"…had me hooked good from the first word to the very last."
~ MC D'Alton, author of Epona, and Numbers and The Tango
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About the Author
Joslyn Chase writes suspense fiction, ranging from mysteries to thrillers and veering toward the occasional horror story. She is also a classical pianist, music teacher, public speaker, and storyteller. She loves American History and holds a degree in American Studies. Joslyn loves to travel and has ridden camels through the Nubian desert, fended off greedy monkeys on the Rock of Gibraltar, punted on the River Cam, and hiked the Bavarian Alps, but she still believes that sometimes the best adventure is in getting the words on the page or in the thrill of reading a good story. She currently lives in the Pacific Northwest, with her husband, a dog, and at least one child at any given time, but has previously resided in Spain and Germany as well as various locations in the United States.