Today is publication day for STONE COLD DEAD by Stephen Puleston. This is book 11 in the Inspector Drake series and is a must read for anyone who loves Crime Fiction.
STONE COLD DEAD (Inspector Drake Book 11) by Stephen Puleston
Format – Kindle
Publisher – Puleston Publishing
Publication Date – 19th October 2023
Genre – Crime thriller, mystery and suspense
Author – Stephen Puleston
A journalist’s brutal murder stuns a small community…But unravelling his life unearths surprises not even DI Drake could expect.
When a journalist is found pinned to a bowling green with croquet hoops, his head caved in, DI Drake and his team must unravel the man’s life.
The reporter was working on exposing the dark and sinister side of a cult led by a charismatic individual who Drake identifies as being their prime suspect. But the dead man’s private life isn’t what it appears to be and soon the detectives identify other persons of interest.
But who would want to murder the respected journalist? There are plenty of persons of interest with motive to kill the man and while Drake focuses on the cult and it’s leader another death forces a new approach.
When facing the startling truth Drake and his team are forced to protect the innocent no matter what the cost and the face a race against time to prevent more deaths.
Stone Cold Dead is the eleventh novel in the Inspector Drake crime series. Perfect for fans of JM Dalgiesh, JD Kirk, Damien Boyd, LJ Ross, Rachel McLean and Simon McCleave.