Disgusted with politics, disenchanted with formalities, and dismissed by the opposite sex, Con Allsop is not your average detective. The witty, cynical forty-something (who writes childrenas books on the side) takes the reader through his daily rants and routines as a self-employed professional afinder, a inviting them along on his constant quest for adventure and his failed attempts at luck in love. Self-deprecating and a bit crude, yet surprisingly charming and tenderhearted, the former Army officeras name is dropped by an old friend who works at the Governoras Office. The governor of Florida has a mission for himaone that is sure to interrupt his now quiet life. Con takes the job, knowing that it could run him deepahe hopes not six feet. His assignment is to dig up dirt on a flip-flopping senator who has been running out-of-character ads advocating for environmental preservation of the sugar-industry-occupied Everglades. The senatoras political enemies know that the big-business supporter could care less about the environment, and now itas Conas job to find out whoas backing the ads, and why. Con and his unlikely partners try to track down answers without getting tangled in a web of corrupt politicians and their thugs. Things get personal when two women in Conas life become caught in the crosshairs of deadly threats from people who donat want to be afound.a With their lives on the line, he has to ask himself how far heas willing to go to bring it all to an end. Rich in detail and warm with Southern charm, And Now Iam Found delivers suspense, unexpected comic relief, and vivid, unforgettable characters. Christensen weaves riveting dialogue and witty social critique with surprising twists, providing an intimate look at political corruption at the state level.I got the keys to my 1992 Subaru Legacy out, cranked the engine, and drove out on Blairstone heading north, stopping at the cleaners to pick up what carried like six yearsa#39; worth of laundry. Within ten minutes, I pulled into a driveway at 423anbsp;...
|Title||:||And Now I'm Found|
|Author||:||Dee C. Christensen|
|Publisher||:||Dorrance Publishing - 2014-09-09|