Secrets, lies, and revenge. What a deadly combination! When the owner of a local strip club is found with his throat slit, Detective Charlie McClung has only one obvious suspect: his wife's best friend, Joan. Even though Charlie finds her clutching a bloody knife while standing over the body, he has been around long eugh to kw that crime scenes aren't always as they first appear. But as other suspects become victims themselves, Charlie must delve deeper into Joan's dark and seedy past to prove her incence.
Mary Anne Edwards is the author of The Charlie McClung Mysteries, traditional mysteries with a touch of romance. Brilliant Disguise, is the first book in the series. Its cover received an Honorable Mention in the InD'tale Magazine Rone Cover Awards. A Good Girl, the second book, was voted one of the 50 Best Indie Books 2014 by ReadFreely and was a finalist in the Tybee Island Book Festival. The third book, Criminal Kind, was also voted one of the 50 Best Indie Books 2015 by ReadFreely. The fourth book, Sins of My Youth, was released May 27, 2016. There will be at least six more books in the series. Mary Anne was born in Mercedes, Texas. She now lives in Georgia with her husband of 35+ years and her Tuxedo cat, Gertrude. With the encouragement of her husband, she left the accounting world to write full-time. When Mary Anne isn't writing, she loves watching crime dramas and traveling with her husband.