What Readers Are Saying
is a page-turning murder mystery and a fascinating look at New York in the 1950's...It makes you want to crawl into the book and not come out."
The All New Mitch Henck Show
"A magnificent debut! This riveting suspense novel grabbed me on page one with its secrets, danger, and emotional power and kept it up all the way to the terrific ending with its twists and turns.
has made my list of recommended novels."
Mystery author and director of Write-by-the-Lake
deserves a large audience; it reads like a dream and moves like a bullet. It will break your heart and leave you hoarse from cheering."
Wisconsin State Journal and author
is a fascinating glimpse at mid century life in New York City's public housing projects. Full of gritty action, Chiarkas' depiction of Angelo's fast-paced journey from being a kid to becoming a man kept me turning pages late into the night."