Trapped by a blizzard, can she save a missing girl from a killer?
Quille C. Davis still grieves the death of the man she loved, but agrees to help search for a missing college girl.
The quest takes Quille to a historic apartment complex in Chicago's Printers Row.
As a blizzard rages outside, isolating the complex, one of the residents is found dead.
Cut off from the authorities by the worst storm in the city’s history, Quille knows time is running out. She must find the missing woman before the killer does.
And before anyone else ends up dead.
The Charming Man, a 2019 Wishing Shelf Book Awards Finalist, is the second book in the Q.C. Davis Mystery series but it stands alone. If you enjoy clever female sleuths, atmospheric suspense, and life-and-death stakes, then you'll love this addition to the series.
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Book 1 In The Q.C. Davis Mystery/Suspense Series
Haven't read Q.C. Davis Book 1, The Worried Man yet?
The Charming Man contains no spoilers, but why not check it out?
In The Worried Man, Quille discovers the man she loves dead in his apartment.
Given her family's tragic history with law enforcement, Quille doubts the police view that it's suicide. When Marco's son asks her to look into the death, she promises to uncover the truth.
But will she survive to tell it?
Books 3 and 4 in The Q. C. Davis Mysteries
In Q.C. Davis Mystery No. 3, The Fractured Man, Quille gets a desperate midnight call from long-lost friend Caleb. His boss is dead, and he's the prime suspect. Quille agrees to help, but what if he's the real killer?
In The Troubled Man, Q.C. Davis Mystery No. 4, Quille struggles to help a teenage girl figure out who killed her mother, a woman nobody liked. But can Quille do it in time to free the girl's father, who is in jail awaiting trial for the murder?
Q.C. Davis Short Stories
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Because Quille Sings
One more thing:
Main character Quille used to be a child stage actress While she's a lawyer now, she still loves to sing.
The song in the video below gives a clue to the mystery at the heart of The Charming Man. (The Water Is Wide, sung by the author.)