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Richard Lake of the Atlanta Police Department gets a cold case when a witness suddenly gets his memory back.
Lake recruits Moriah Dru to look into the murder of Juliet Trapp‚ sixteen when she died‚ and a student at Winters Farm Academy.
Juliet Trapp had told her mother she was going to Bike Week with Wild Blood‚ an outlaw motorcycle gang‚ over the Christmas break.
The police were unable to solve Juliet's murder after interviews with the bikers.
The case roars into high gear when Juliet's father‚ Sherman Trapp‚ is murdered in Chattanooga where Wild Blood is the predominant motorcycle club.
Dru discovers that Trapp was trying to find the killer of his daughter‚ but got too close.
Dru and Lake join forces with a wary Wild Blood to solve the murders and clear the club -- if, indeed, everyone in it can be cleared of murder.
RUNNING WITH WILD BLOOD Kirkus Review
Author: Gerrie Ferris Finger Review Issue Date: November 15, 2014 Publisher: Five Star Pages: 320 Publication Date: January 21, 2015 ISBN ( Hardcover ): 978-1-4328-2966-7 Category: Fiction Classification: Mystery
A tracer of missing children investigates a murder involving an outlaw motorcycle gang.
asks his girlfriend,
Moriah Dru, owner of Child Trace (Murmurs of Insanity, 2014, etc.), to look
into the unsolved three-year-old homicide of Juliet Trapp. The spoiled daughter
of a wealthy family, Juliet had a history of taking off on wild adventures, and
her involvement with the Wild Blood Motorcycle Club may have led to her death.
Although her body was found, raped and murdered, near the club's hangout, the
police have never proved anything against them. Juliet's missing father,
Sherman, may have been reduced to the remains Dru discovers have been stolen
from a Atlanta
Dru's only lead in
a Wild Blood girlfriend, has vanished. Since Juliet attended the Chattanooga ,
Dru starts nosing around there and soon learns that some of Juliet's
relationships with the faculty were problematic. One of her two best friends
was left a paraplegic by a riding accident during a wild, unapproved
steeplechase Juliet planned. The other, Bunny Raddison, proves hard to find.
Lake and Dru get permission to ride Lake's Harley with the Wild Bloods to a
gang convention in Winters Farm Academy .
After Dru fatally shoots a wannabe biker trying to kill Wild Blood leaders at a
Blood funeral, the gang agrees to help find Juliet's killer. Dru's mission is
complicated by ambitious FBI agent Grady, who has a snitch in the gang. Grady
follows the Bloods to Florida
and seems to be trying to roll their case into his big investigation of outlaw
bikers. While Dru and Florida Lake desperately try to
find Bunny, Dru's computer specialist continues to dig for background. When Dru
is nearly taken down by hired killers, she knows she must be getting close to
the solution. A heady mixture of thriller and mystery with so many red herrings
that you'll need a trawler to catch them all.
Dru's only lead in
A blogger's review:
Thanks for reading my blog and check out the books in the Dru/Lake Series.
Running with Wild Blood
Murmurs of Insanity
The Devil Laughed
The Last Temptation
The End Game (national award-winning debut)
Also check out The Ghost Ship, A Glorious Curse, Whispering, and the novels in the Laura Kate O'Connell Series: Honored Daughters, When Serpents Die and Wagon Dogs.
Cheers and Happy Reading for 2015!