Book 4, The Rick Cahill Series
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A hard-boiled PI novel for fans of Raymond Chandler, Ross MacDonald and Dashiell Hammett.
Rick Cahill has long feared the truth about his own blood—the blood of his father coursing through his veins.
When a long-hidden safe unlocks clues about why his father was kicked off the police force twenty-seven years ago and then spiraled into an early drunken death, Rick determines to find the truth even if it proves the one thing he's always feared.
But as he grapples with his father's past, the woman he still loves pleads with him to find out if her husband is having an affair—or is involved in something much more sinister. Could the truth send her back into Rick’s arms? Would he have a last shot at happiness? He may never get the chance to find out, as killers who will do anything to protect their secrets lurk in the shadows.
If you want a good read, try any of the first 3 books in this series. This one isn’t it. Completely bogged down by all the memories of his father (alert: I imagine, in the future book wherein he tracks down his wife’s killer, much will be the same). The ‘hero’s’ character frequently hurts friends and alienates others yet, despite being broke in all books, he has an aversion to money that falls into his lap. That ‘honorable’ kink in his personality is getting overplayed.
Write some more of these.
Way too much father love. Could have been 100+ pages less without the repetition.