Meet Joe Robbins, an amateur detective with mixed emotions








He’s a freelance CFO with a head for numbers, a penchant for trouble, and a history with boxing and guns.

A Fateful Greed

“If the market keeps going up, we could personally bank forty or fifty million.”


A Just Rage

“If you ever talk to Amity again,” I said, “I’ll take my hunting knife and peel your scalp like a red delicious. Then I’ll feed your dead carcass to the coyotes that live in the canyon behind my trailer.”


A Siren’s Love:

“What do you want to do now?” I asked.

“Brush my teeth.”

“Sounds good. What next?”

Alyssa shrugged. “Use your imagination.”