The Beast of Winter Haven

The Beast of Winter Haven

by Dennis Boyle
The Beast of Winter Haven

The Beast of Winter Haven

by Dennis Boyle


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In a quaint resort town in the mountains of Northern Pennsylvania, a series of brutal murders shocks the community. Five women are savagely killed, their bodies gruesomely dismembered and left in pieces. The heinous nature of the crimes leaves investigators pondering whether they are dealing with a serial killer or something even more sinister.

As pressure mounts to solve the murders quickly, an anonymous tip leads police to Russell Strait, a drifter drawn to the local ski resort. The police conduct a hasty search of his residence and discover evidence that seems to ensure an easy conviction.

But defense attorney Edwin Reynolds, assigned by the county judge, harbors doubts. Familiar with challenging cases, Ed wrestles with personal demons while sifting through the murder details. He begins to question whether the police have apprehended the correct individual. Could the real killer still be at large, poised to strike again?

A tense chess match unfolds between Ed and the murderer. Each strategic move is countered by another, leading to a climactic betrayal that threatens to overturn everything. With lives in the balance, the truth becomes a hard pill to swallow, perhaps too outlandish for the court or anyone else to believe.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9798889106029
Publisher: Austin Macauley
Publication date: 03/01/2024
Pages: 222
Product dimensions: 6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.56(d)

About the Author

Dennis Boyle is a practicing criminal attorney who has prosecuted and defended more than two hundred trials, including many murder trials. He is also a hunter and outdoorsman who is familiar with the north woods where this story takes place. He has also studied werewolves extensively and read many books and novels about werewolves, although he has never met one.

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