This is the second story in the award winning Sydney Rye series of dark murder mysteries. It is a vella length adventure that picks up right where the first book, UNLEASHED, left off. When the fugitive, Joy Humbolt, accepts her new identity as the Private Detective, Sydney Rye, she must learn to control her emotions and her out of control dog, Blue. With the help of an expert trainer Sydney learns to fight with her mind as well as her body. However, when the daughter of her close friend is brutally murdered in the desert Rye turns away from her trainer to seek revenge. Sydney's quick temper and deadly intentions lead her into a trap that she will need all of her new skills to survive.
Emily Kimelman lives on a boat in the Hudson Valley with her husband, Sean and their dog Kinsey (named after Sue Grafton's Kinsey Millhone). Kimelman has a passion for traveling and spends as much time as possible in the pursuit of adventure. Her Sydney Rye Series are dark murder mystery novels, but no animals die horrible deaths and the bad guy always gets his due. The first book, Unleashed, was released in October, 2011. The second book, a novella length adventure, will be available in late fall, 2012, and the third installment in the series is due out by Christmas If you've read Emily's work, and enjoyed the story, please let her know. You can reach Emily via email firstname.lastname@example.org or on Twitter @ejkimelman.