Ain't Nothin' Personal

Ain't Nothin' Personal

by Chris Kelsey

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Overview

"A strong mystery that clearly shows some secrets, like a few bodies, can't stay buried." -Kirkus Reviews

After a kidnap-for-hire plot results in the death of a young boy, Burr police chief Emmett Hardy blames himself and has an alcohol-fueled breakdown. His life at a crossroads, Hardy checks into the hospital for treatment, only to discover upon his release that he's been suspended from duty. When a dying prisoner contacts him about a long-forgotten unsolved case, Emmett-temporarily at loose ends-begins an informal investigation.

Soon he becomes a target of violence himself, as his investigation becomes a murder probe implicating the most powerful men in town. Hardy is forced to relive one of the most traumatic events of his childhood, and faces the possibility that members of his own family may have been involved in the crime.

Ultimately, with Emmett's tenuous grasp on sobriety slipping and his moral foundation shifting beneath his feet, the answer to the question, "Who do I trust?" becomes a matter of life and death.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781684337026
Publisher: Black Rose Writing
Publication date: 05/06/2021
Series: Emmett Hardy Mystery , #3
Pages: 276
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.62(d)

About the Author

Chris Kelsey is a native Oklahoman now living in Dutchess County, New York. In addition to being the award-winning author of the Emmett Hardy series, Chris is also an accomplished jazz saxophonist. He is currently Director of Instrumental Music at Trinity-Pawling School in Pawling, NY.

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