Fresh out of Folsom State Prison, Jake Abbot craves one thing: A thick, hot, juicy whiskey bacon cheddar burger from Saint Florian’s Abbey.
But traffic and a greedy cabbie conspire to keep Jake from satisfying his hunger.
And when he finally arrives at Saint Florian’s, Jake's crimes comes back to haunt him.
Now, pushed to the limit, unable to escape his past, Jake must decide just how far he will go for one good burger.
A short crime story from Dale Hartley Emery.
|Publisher:||Driscoll Brook Press|
|File size:||104 KB|
About the Author
Dale Hartley Emery writes fiction in a variety of genres, including fantasy, crime fiction, and mainstream fiction. His fantasy stories include Refund, Tailor's Tears, and Yantriel's Privy.
Dale has worked as a failed shoemaker, reluctant dairy farmer, and ruthless ice cream man. For several years he monitored the nuclear test ban treaty, making sure those pesky commies didn't blow up the planet. (They didn't.)
When he isn't writing, Dale advises software teams and leaders about how to play nice together. Colleagues in Dale's industry once created a special award for him for being reasonable.
Dale lives in California with his wife.