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McGowan's Return

Friday, September 9th, I will have a book signing at John Q's Steakhouse on Cleveland's Public Square. I will be there during the lunch hour (11:30-1:30) at the epicenter of the plot for McGowan's return.

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Published Reviews

McGowan's Return
Published by MidwestBookReview.com
If the cost for justice is injustice, is the price too high? "McGowan's Return" is a police thriller following Darnell Wilson, a Lakewood detective who may have cracked the case...